Paul Andrews

Bike Riders Rights’ Expanded Under Iowa Legislation

In Bicycle advocacy, Bicycle Commuting, Bicycling on March 1, 2009 at 8:56 am

In Iowa, new legislation: “Drivers would face new penalties for not giving bicycles five feet of space when passing them, following too closely or failing to yield to bikes.”

There’s some further interesting points about cycle safety and driver requirements in the legislation, including driveway, crosswalks and other dilemmas familiar to all of us who ride in the city. Worth reading in full.

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