ByFreddy Monares - UM Legislative News Service•Mar 13, 2017
‘They Think They Own The Highway’: Senate Kills Cyclist Bill
The Montana Senate blocked a bill today that would have required vehicles going 35 miles per hour to give cyclists three feet when passing and five feet when going faster. House Bill 267 failed on a 24-26 vote. A motion by Majority Leader Fred Thomas, R-Stevensville to kill the bill indefinitely passed on a 29-21 vote.
Wheels Across Montana Loans Bikes To Disabled Montanans
Summertime in Montana beckons bicyclists in hordes. They hit the trails to enjoy nature, exercise, and to spend time with each other. But for Montanans with disabilities, the sport can be inaccessible.