…to contact Florida Governor Charlie Crist and ask him to just say no to House Bill 971 (the “mandatory bike lane” law). Crist has until Saturday, June 12th to decide on this bill.
Once again, the good folks at Commute Orlando Blog have some of the best-written and most comprehensive coverage on why this law is no good for Florida’s cyclists. Click here for a breakdown of the many reasons HB 971 stinks. Here’s a rather irreverent take on the whole thing, but with many good points.
Want to contact Governor Crist and tell him what you think about HB 971? Here’s his contact info:
Office of Governor Charlie Crist
State of Florida
400 S. Monroe St.
Tallahassee, FL 32399-0001
Citizen Services Hotline: (850) 488-4441
Executive Office of the Governor Switchboard: (850) 488-7146
[Office hours are 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time]
Fax: (850) 487-0801