Holding the "Three Feet" banner in the Ohio Statehouse on May 21, 2013 minutes before testifying on our Safer Ohio Cycling Bill
Ohio House Representatives Mike Sheehy and Mike Henne, sponsors of House Bill 154, during Ohio Bicycling Summit on April 22, 2015.
Six members of the Upper Arlington High School Bicycle Racing Team (first Ohio high school racing team) visited their Senator Kris Jordan
OBF Chair Chuck Smith presents $1,000 check to Queen City Bikes for bike lights
The Ohio State University Bicycle Racing Team visits the 3rd Annual OBF Ohio Bicycling Summit
OBF Day 2015 at Bicycle Museum of America
Strong support at Wright Wride 2015
OBF Chair Chuck Smith and daughter Julia arrive at statehouse on a tandem
House Bill 154 has proceeded to the Senate thanks to the support of bicyclists from across Ohio. Here is its path to date: April 13, 2015: HB 154 introduced into the House by Rep. Mike Henne and Rep. Mike Sheehy. June 25, 2015: HB 154 passed the House Armed Services, Veterans Affairs, and Public Safety Committee 14-0 May 24, 2016: HB 154 passed the Ohio House by an 81 to 16 vote May 25, 2016: HB 154 introduced into the Senate (Rules and Reference Committee.) The Senate Rules and Reference Committee has assigned the bill to the Senate Transportation Committee! Now the House Bill 154 must complete the following steps before the end of 2016 to pass into Ohio law: Passage by Senate Transportation Committee, Passage by Ohio Senate and finally Signed into law by Governor John Kasich.
Your Ohio Bicycle Federation's House Bill 154 passed the full Ohio House by a 81 to 16 vote Tuesday, May 24!
Please Take Action! and enter your zip code, be linked to your state senator, and send off a prepared email supporting HB 154 which went to the Senate after passing the House.
Toledo Metropolitan Area Council of Governments pens wonderful letter in support of HB 154!
Language to show your own organization's support for HB 154.