Motorcycle Awareness

MOTORCYCLE AWARENESS MONTH
MAY 2018

WHEREAS, motorcycle riding is a popular form of recreation and transportation for thousands of people across the state and nation; and

WHEREAS, motorcycles are a common and economical means of transportation that reduces fuel consumption and road wear, and contributes in a significant way to the relief of traffic and parking congestion; and

WHEREAS, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration and the Motorcycle Safety Foundation have named May as Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month; and

WHEREAS,  states  and  motorcycle  organizations  across  this  country  will  be  conducting  a  variety  of  activities  to  promote  the  importance  of  motorist  awareness  and  safely sharing the road with motorcycles and remind riders to make themselves more visible to others; and

WHEREAS, the Village of Sugar Grove, wishes to promote the safety campaign of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration in their effort to ensure the safety and well being of all.

WHEREAS, all highway users should unite in the safe sharing of roadways throughout
the Village of Sugar Grove, Kane County and Illinois with all others on the roadways.

NOW, THEREFORE, I, P. Sean Michels, Village President of the Village of Sugar Grove, do hereby proclaim the month of May 2018 as

MOTORCYCLE SAFETY AWARENESS MONTH

and urge all motor vehicle operators to join in this effort to keep our highways safe.

Passed this 17th day of April, 2018