Bikes belong on trails, not roads

July 12, 2013 

Why do we have bike trails? Taxpayers spend over a million dollars in St. Clair and Madison counties on bike trails. Now we have racing bicycles on the roads going really fast. They have people wearing police vests who stop traffic at intersections. Is this impersonating an officer?

Last year and this year the race committee closed Kyle Road. Last year one of the racers sprayed a dog in his own yard with pepper spray and had to go to the vet, and one was taken to the hospital after he wrecked his bike.

Roy L. Harris

Collinsville

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