This year Texas riders picked up proclamations in 81 cities & 9 counties across Texas.

Thanks to ALL who participated in '07 to make Texas a safer place to ride...one city at a time.
we want to thank Governor Perry & our Mayors for their support again this year ...
we also thank our County Judges & Commissioner Courts

-Butterfly, founder of Ride Safe In Texas


                     Proclamations  2007

Texas riders are making headlines by attending City Council meetings 
& getting newspaper articles published that ask drivers in their community to...
please watch for motorcycles & help save a life...

2007 Proclamation signed by Governor Perry 
received by TMRA members
* broadcast live on PBS
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Ride Safe in Texas !



Ride Safe in Texas...
region color Key:      
DFW region   /  Rio Grande Valley region /  Tyler region / 
Houston region  /  Austin region  /  Beaumont region
DFW region 
54 Cities & 5 Counties
Apr -May -  Ernie Koontz of Blue Knights MC, 
Chapter 1 received  proclamations from 
Mayor Henry J. Jeffries of  Watauga
& County Judge R.Glen Whitley of  Tarrant County
*Ernie Koontz helped get the very first Share the Road signs installed in Texas in 2004 ... in the ciy of Watauga
Apr 9 - members of Patriots MC received 
a proclamation from 
Council Member Scott Turnage 
of  North Richland Hills
Apr 10 - members of Patriots MC received 
a proclamation from 
Mayor Richard Ward  of  Hurst
Apr 19 - members of Rebel Riders MC 
 received a proclamation from 
Mayor Billy P. Davis  of  Crowley
*newspaper article
Apr 24 - members of Rebel Riders MC 
 received a proclamation from 
Mayor Ted Reynolds  of  Cleburne
*newspaper article
Apr 24 - members of Patriots MC & Cyclone Motorcycle Rescue received a proclamation from Mayor Jim Story of  Bedford
Apr 26 - members of Rebel Riders MC 
 received a proclamation from 
Mayor Ken Shetter  of  Burleson
*newspaper article
May 1 - members of Patriots MC  received 
a proclamation from 
Mayor Julie A. Tandy 
of  Keller
May 1 - Star, Jerry, Snake & Kelly (Ind.) & members of 
Patriots MC, BACA, Intrepido MC, Boozefighters MC,  
Silk-N-Steel MC & H.O.G. received a proclamation from 
Mayor Lanham Lyne of  Wichita Falls
Apr 20 & Apr 24 - members of Denton ABATE
received  a proclamation from 
Mayor Douglas N. Stover of  Coppell
*broadcast live on PBS
May 1 -  Jimmy & Nancy Dent (Ind) & members of  
Silk-N-Steel MC & Junkyard Dawgs MC  received a proclamation from Mayor Linda Arrington of  Azle
May 1 - members of Denton ABATE
received  a proclamation from 
Mayor Becky Miller of  Carrollton
May 3 - members of Rebel Riders MC & Patriots MC received a proclamation from 
Mayor Carolyn Welcher of  Venus
May 3 - members of Rebel Riders MC 
 received a proclamation from 
Mayor Roy W. Robinson of  Keene
*newspaper article
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May 1 - members of Denton 
ABATEreceived  a proclamation 
from County Judge Mary Horn 
& Commissioners
of  Denton County
*broadcast live on PBS
May 3 - Cyclone Motorcycle Rescue & members of Patriots MC & Third Tradition MC received a proclamation from the 
Mayor of  Richland Hills
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May 8 - members of Silk-n-Steel MCreceived a proclamation from 
Mayor Mary Lib Saleh  
of  Euless
May 8 - Brandon Clark & members of Arlington ABATE 
 received a proclamation from Mayor Robert Cluck of  Arlington
May 11 - Spiritrider (left) of Denton ABATE received a proclamation from 
Mayor Jerry Craft (Middle) of  Jacksboro
*newspaper article
May 15 - Brandon Clark received 
a proclamation from 
Mayor Charles England 
of Grand Prairie
May 7 - Pops (Ind) & members of Denton 
ABATE received  a proclamation from 
Mayor Mike J. Felix of  Sachse
*newspaper article
May 7 - members of Denton ABATE 
received  a proclamation from 
 Mayor John Monday of  Wylie
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May 8 - members of Rebel Riders MC  
received a proclamation from 
Mayor Russell Green of  Rio Vista
*Mayor Green & 3 Council members 
(pictured) also ride
May 8 - members of Rebel Riders MC  received
 a proclamation from County Judge 
Roger Harmon of Johnson County
*newspaper article
* 3 Council members  also ride
May 8 - members of Rebel Riders MC, Patriots MC & Silk-N-Steel MC received 
a proclamation from Mayor Merle Breitenstein of  Joshua
May 17 - members of Denton ABATE & Silk-N-Steel MC  received  a proclamation from 
Mayor Victor J. Burgess of  Corinth
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May 2007 -  members of Denton ABATE received proclamations from 
Mayor D.A. Nabors of  Lavon, Mayor Bob Day of  Garland & Mayor David Hill of  Fate
May 7 - members of Denton ABATE 
received  a proclamation from 
Mayor William R. Cecil of  Rockwall
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May 7 -  members of Denton ABATE 
received a proclamation from 
Mayor Jody A. Smith 
of  Flower Mound
*newspaper article
Apr & May '07 - Denton ABATE received  proclamations
 from Mayor Jim Mellody of  Royse City
Mayor William D. Tate of  Grapevine 
& Mayor Pro Tem Paul D. Kelly of  Farmersville 
May 21 - Denton ABATE received  
a proclamation from 
Mayor Gene Carey of  Lewisville 
May 17 - Denton ABATE received  
a proclamation from 
Mayor N.R. "Pete" Smith of  Mineola
May 29 - Denton ABATE, Roca MC & Gypsy MC, Big D Chapter
 received  a proclamation from Mayor Laura Miller of  Dallas
presented by Mayor Pro-Tem Donald W. Hill 
May 29 - Denton ABATE received  a proclamation 
from Mayor Bob Phelps of  Farmers Branch
May 15 - TMRA2, HOT Chapter 
received  a proclamation from 
Mayor John P. Erwin of  Hillsboro
*newspaper article
May 30 -  members of Denton ABATE  
and Wind & Fire MC received 
 a proclamation from 
Mayor Herbert A Gears of  Irving
May 22 -  Suds (Ind) & members of Roca MC & Gryphons MC received  a proclamation from 
Mayor Joe Jenkins of  Waxahachie
*newspaper article
Apr - May 07 - TMRA2, Lake Granbury Liberty Riders Chapter  
received  proclamations from Mayor W.R. Cornett of  Cresson
Mayor Pam Miller of  Glen Rose, Mayor David Southern of Granbury, Mayor Mike Stowe of  Lipan, &Mayor Terry R. Johnson of Tolar
Apr-May '07  -  members of Denton ABATE  
 received  proclamations from 
Mayor James Robinson of  Chico
Mayor Joe A. Lambert of  Decatur
& County Judge Mitchell Davenport 
of  Jack County
May 1 -  members of Denton ABATE 
received  proclamations from 
Mayor Brandon S. Earp of  Bowie
& Mayor John E. Harper of  Rowlett
Apr -May -  members of Denton ABATE 
received  proclamations from 
Mayor Donald Majka of  Bridgeport  & 
County Judge Bill McElhaney of  Wise County
May - members of Gryphons MC & 
Roca MC received  a proclamation from 
Mayor Boyce Whatley of  Midlothian
May 7 - members of Rebel Riders MC 
received a proclamation from 
Mayor David J. Wallis of  Godley
May 18 - members of Rebel Riders MC, 
Armadillos Cycle Club & TMRA2, Granbury Liberty Riders Chapter received a proclamation 
from Mayor Jack Orr of  Grandview
May 14 - members of TMRA2, Navarro County Freedom 
Fighters Chapter  received  a proclamation from 
Mayor C.L. "Buster" Brown III of  Corsicana
*newspaper article
*click on newspaper article for larger view (Corsicana Sun)
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May - members of Roca MC
received  a proclamation from 
Mayor Tom Durington of  Alvarado
members of Arlington ABATE & CMA volunteered to present Brandon Clark with his certificate of appreciation for 2007.  
They presented it to him at Longhorn Harley-Davidson in Grand Prairie. He's 14 years now and still watching out for the safety 
of riders in his area.  Thanks again Super B !
Brandon "Super B" Clark
Rio Grande Valley region 
1 City
May 2 - members of Gypsy MC, La Feria Chapter  & Magic Valley Riders MC received a proclamation from Mayor Rick Rodriguez of  Harlingen
Tyler region 
1 City
May 7 -  members of ABATE Dist. 11 received a 
proclamation from 
Mayor Robert N Haberle DC 
of  Jacksonville
*newspaper article
Houston region 
12 Cities & 1 County
Roddy & Barbara Mohler, TMRA2
Feb 13 - Apr 19 - members of TMRA2, 1st Brazoria County Chapter  
& Sons of Confederate Veterans Mechanized Cavalry received proclamations from  
Mayor George M Mitchell of  Jones Creek,  Mayor James Nevil of Quintana
Mayor Richard D. Merriman of Oyster Creek, &Mayor Sandra Boykin of Richwood  
Mar 8 - members of TMRA2, 1st Brazoria County Chapter  received a proclamation from  Mayor Calvin Shiflet of  Clute
Mar 8 - members of TMRA2, 1st Brazoria County Chapter  & Sons of Confederate Veterans Mechanized Cavalry & Gypsy MC, Surfside Chapter received a proclamation from  Mayor James W. Phillips of  Freeport
*they also did a Share the Road presentation
Apr 24 - members of TMRA2, 1st Brazoria County Chapter  received 
a proclamation from County Judge E.J. King of  Brazoria County
Apr 10 - members of TMRA2, 1st Brazoria County Chapter  & Sons of Confederate VeteransMechanized Cavalry, Los Malos MC, Guardians MC, HOG & Brazoria Lion's Club received a proclamation from  Mayor Ken Corley of  Brazoria
May 7 - members of San Jacinto High Rollers MC, Liberty Co. Chapter & Gypsy MC Dayton Chapter received a proclamation from Mayor Steve Stephens of  Dayton
*newspaper article
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Apr '07 - members of TMRA2, 1st Brazoria County Chapter  & Sons of Confederate Veterans Mechanized Cavalry received proclamation from  Mayor James Bedward of Surfside Beach
Apr 19 - members of TMRA2, 1st Brazoria County Chapter  
& Sons of Confederate Veterans Mechanized Cavalry received 
a proclamation from Mayor Bob Sipple of Lake Jackson
Apr-May 07  - members of TMRA2, 1st Brazoria County Chapter  received proclamations from  
Mayor Tom Reid of  Pearland  
Mayor Pro-Tem Joe Milstead of Brookside Village
Austin region 
4 Cities & 1 County
May 22 - members of Gypsy MC, Round Rock Chapter  received  a proclamation 
from Mayor Jeff Coleman of  Pflugerville
May  - Pastor Gary of Tribe of Judah MM  
received  proclamations from 
Mayor Tommy Thompson of  Somerville
& Judge Mike Sutherland  of  Burleson County
May 21 - members of Latin Steel MC, 
Leathernecks MC, True Few MC,  
Companeros MC & TMRA2  received  
a proclamation from Mayor Will Wynn 
of  Austin
May 15 - TMRA2, HOT Chapter  
& WW Cycle Shop received  a proclamation from Mayor Gwen Evans of  Whitney
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Beaumont region 
9 Cities & 2 County
May 7 - members of Red Knights MC 
& Black Wolf Motorcycle Accs received a proclamation from  
Mayor Pro Tem Debby Griffin 
of  Nederland
May 8 - members of Red Knights MC 
& Black Wolf Motorcycle Accs. received a proclamation from  Mayor Oscar G. Ortiz of  Port Arthur
*newspaper article
May 14 - members of Red Knights MC & Black Wolf Motorcycle Accs received proclamations
from Mayor Brad P. Bailey of Groves
& Mayor William Brown Claybar
 of Orange
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May 14 - members of Red Knights MC & 
Black Wolf Motorcycle Accs received a proclamation 
from County Judge Carl Thibodeaux 
of  Orange County
May 15 - members of Red Knights MC & Black Wolf Motorcycle Accs received a proclamation from Mayor Kirk Roccaforte of Bridge City
May 7 - members of Red Knights MC 
& Black Wolf Motorcycle Accs received 
a proclamation from 
County Judge Ronald L. Walker 
of Jefferson County
May 22 - members of Red Knights MC & Black Wolf Motorcycle Accs received a proclamation from 
Mayor Becky Ames of Beaumont
May 22 - members of Red Knights MC & 
Black Wolf Motorcycle Accs received a proclamation from Mayor Jerry Hussey of Pinehurst 
* the Chief of Police & City Manager agreed to put DPS "Look Again" Bumper Stickers on all cars... patrol units and City vehicles.
May 14 - members of Red Knights MC & 
Black Wolf Motorcycle Accs received a proclamation from Mayor Roy McDonald of West Orange
May 22 - members of Red Knights MC & 
Black Wolf Motorcycle Accs received a proclamation from Mayor Glenn Johnson of  Port Neches