There is a renewed attack on Federal funds for Transportation Alternatives. Sen. Mike Lee of Utah has introduced Amendment 1798 to the Transportation Appropriations bill. Should this new amendment pass, it would strip the Transportation Alternatives Program of all funds, thereby eliminating all federal funds for programs like Safe Routes to School and Recreational Trails. There is something you can do! Read this article from MassBike for step by step instructions on how to contact the correct senators and representatives to urge them to fight for funds for alternative transportation. If we speak up now, we can make a difference.