Be nice to your local bicyclist. It’ll soon be law.

Mar 12, 2013

Cyclists at Levi's GrandFondo in Santa Rosa.
Credit Flickr user Phil King

Sonoma County bicyclists are anticipating an extra layer of legal protection from enraged drivers. The Board of Supervisors has voted to move ahead with an ordinance that would make the county to first in the nation to allow harassed cyclists and pedestrians to sue for damages in civil court.