U.S. Reps. Mike Michaud (D-Maine) and Tom Petri (R-Wis.) released a "Dear Colleague" letter asking members of the House of Representatives to sign a letter to the leadership of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee in support of the Recreational Trails Program (RTP) that provides funding for trails, the American Motorcyclist Association (AMA) reports.
The RTP is a Federal Highway Administration (FHWA)-administered program.
Omnibus public lands bill that will impact motorcycle riding is scheduled for vote: Take action now.
The American Motorcyclist Association (AMA) is urging all motorcyclists to contact their U.S. representatives to vote "No" on H.R. 146, known as the Revolutionary War and War of 1812 Battlefield Acquisition Grant Program. This bill was formerly known as S. 22, the Omnibus Public Land Management Act of 2009. If passed, it will prohibit all motorized vehicle access on more than 2 million acres of public lands.