Speed Skating Leagized on Illinois Roadways

Rainbo team member and attorney Ben Neiburger worked with his local state senator to amend the vehicle code in Illinois. In effect changing the classification of speed skates from “toys” to vehicles equivalent to bicycles. While not the perfect solution, the city of Chicago is excluded as are recreational skates, the year long effort is a big first step towards equality in roadway usage and modes of transportation. Read the article here about Ben’s efforts.

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