MISCELLANEOUS - MEETING/EVENT ANNOUNCEMENTS, CANCELLATIONS & CHANGES:
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RALLY IN THE VALLEY "RITV" is still being planned. We are happy to announce that the event will be at the Holiday Inn Tanglewood in Roanoke, VA again this year. The hotel was a great host hotel and we were able to keep all the events contained in one area. Trish is working on Vendors, we have some great rides planned and the them will be "Discovering America". We expect to get the flyers out by the end of January and start updating the RITV tab on this website. Make your reservations early. (4/11/2016)
Congratulations to Chapter "L" for winning the 2015 Friendliest chapter award. Patches will be given to them hopefully next month. They also will have there 2016 charter fee paid for by District. Again Congratulations.
Congratulations to Chapter "L" for being selected as this years Chapter of the year 2016
Don't forget to check out our newsletter, we have links to the upcoming Region "N" Rally in May and of course our RITV page for information on Rally in the Valley.
MSLVI ANNOUNCES STEP INSTRUCTOR PREP COURSE - The Motorcycle Safety League of VA (MSLVI)/Evergreen Safety Council has anoounced that they will hold a Sidecar/Trike Education Program Instructor Preparation Workshop in May 2010. You can download more information here and a STEP Application here. (2/4/2010)
GWRRA MAD DIRECTOR ANSWERS QUESTIONS - GWRRA National Motorist Awareness Director, Charles Mallett, has received many questions concerning the MAD Presenters Program. Read his responses here. (2/4/2010)
VDOT PUBLISHES M/C SAFETY INFO - The VA Dept. of Trans. is providing motorcycling safety info on their website. Check out "Motorcycling in Virginia: Have a Safe and Enjoyable Ride" and "Get Your Motor Running
WRITE A THANK YOU TO OUR OVERSEAS MILITARY - Go to this web site, www.LetsSayThanks.com, pick out a Thank You card created by a schoolchild, and Xerox will print it and send your personal message to a soldier that is currently serving overseas. You can't pick out who gets it, but it will go to a member of the armed services. It's FREE, only takes a few seconds, and you don't have to identify yourself other than name and city. This has been checked out and verified to be legitimate. Let's all get on board and see that our troops keep their morale up. Thanks to Norma Miller for forwarding the information.
2015 MOTORCYCLE LOBBY DAY SET - You can check out the latest legislation here - http://www.vcomonline.org/legislation.aspx (1/20/2015)
HEADLIGHT & BRAKELIGHT MODULATOR STATUTES - The issue of the legality of headlight & brakelight modulators is always a topic of discussion in motorcycling circles. To make sure that everyone has the very latest information concerning the acceptability of these units, please go here to download the applicable Federal and VA State statutes (90k PDF). It would probably be a good idea to carry copies of these on your bike with you if you have one of these units installed. Go to the VA State law revised to allow modulating brakelights
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