Iron Riders Dallas Cycling Coalition, along with the Middleton Family attended the City of Grand Prairie Parks and Services to present a proposal to begin the application process of making Grand Prairie, a formal Bicycle Friendly Community via League of American Bicyclists. Currently only 6 cities in Texas have achieved this status: Austin, Fort Worth, Frisco, Houston, Plano and Richardson.
Sheryl Yvonne, President of Iron Riders Dallas Cycling Club and Coalition Member Tekisha Slack spoke on the points listed below; as well as, a few others:
*Calvin Middleton's Story; *Newly formed Iron Riders Dallas Cycling Coalition's mission; *Establishing a Bike Friendly Community; *Safe passing laws; *Three (3) foot passing law.
Iron Riders Dallas Cycling Club & Iron Riders Dallas Cycling Coalition would like to give a huge THANKS to the City of Grand Prairie - Municipal Government for hosting IRDCC and hearing our proposal. In addition, we would like to thank Grand Prairie Police's Bicycle Patrol Unit for coming out in support.