Proclamations  2016

                                          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 !


Ride Safe in Texas...


This year Texas riders picked up proclamations in 139 cities & 5 counties across Texas.
 There might be a few more around the state that were received but not sent for us to post on this page  : )

we want to thank our Texas Mayors, County Judges & State Representatives 
for their continued support of motorcycle safety & awareness across the state... 

-Butterfly, founder of Ride Safe In Texas


Ride Safe in Texas !


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DFW region   /  Corpus Christi region  / Rio Grande Valley region / Tyler region / Houston region
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proclamation signed & posted 
by Governor Greg Abbott
DFW region 
118 Cities & 5 Counties
April 5 - members of Blacksheep MC, Road Dogs MC Collin County, Dickweed MC, Dirty Bastards MC & Forbidden Souls RC received a proclamation 
from Mayor Brian Loughmiller of  McKinney
Forsaken Horsemen Mack, Safety & Awareness Coordinator for DFW Region 2.   Mack & McGyver set up 
a table at the TCOC&I State Rally.
April 4 - members of Wolverines MC 
received a proclamation from 
Mayor Lorne Megyesi of  Fate
April 7 - members of Blacksheep MC, Dickweed MC, Prodigal Sons MC & Road Dogs MC Collin County received a proclamation from Mayor Jim Olk of  Lucas
April 11 - members of Survivors United MC X-Ray Chapter received a proclamation from 
Mayor Brandon R. White of  Collinsville
April 11 - members of Forsaken Horsemen MC,  BACA Buffalo Creek 
& Freedom Connection MM  received a proclamation from 
Mayor Richard Dormier of  Ovilla
April 11 - members of Forsaken Horsemen MC, BACA Buffalo Creek, Freedom Connection MM, Matthew 7:7 Riders 
& Guardians of the Children Chisholm Trail received a proclamation from Mayor Alan Hugley of  Red Oak
April 11 - members of Survivors United MC X-Ray Chapter received a proclamation from 
Mayor Shea Dane-Patterson of  Pilot Point
April 11 - members of Phoenix MC DFW, Guardians of the Children Chisholm Trail, 
Bikers for Christ MM Ellis County,  Circuit Riders MM Johnson County, Third Tradition MC,  Sadie & Katie (Ind) received a proclamation from 
Mayor James Burgess of  Venus
April 11 - members of PGuardians of the Children Chisholm Trail & BACA Buffalo Creek received a proclamation 
from Mayor Adele Mooney of  Maypearl
April 12 - members of Survivors United MC 
X-Ray Chapter received a proclamation from 
Mayor Donald L. Metzler of  Lindsay
April 12 - members of Survivors United MC X-Ray Chapter received a proclamation from Mayor W.D. Welch of  Whitesboro
April 12 - members of Armadillos MC received a proclamation 
from Mayor Jay Futrell of  Rio Vista
April 5 - members of Serpents MC & Patriots MC received a proclamation 
from Mayor William D. Tate of  Grapevine
April 12 - members of Serpents MC, Patriots MC, Cowboys From Hell MC, Confederate Sons MC & Forsaken Horsemen MC Centro received a proclamation from Mayor Richard Ward of  Hurst
April 12 - members of Gryphons MC, Forsaken Horsemen MC, BACA Buffalo Creek, Guardians of the Children Chisholm Trail, Bikers for Christ Ellis County, CMA , Freedom Connection MM, ROCA MC, Phoenix MC, Third Tradition MC  & Losers MC received a proclamation from 
Mayor Bill Houston of  Midlothian
April 11 - members of Christians MC, Leathernecks MC Dallas, Bandidos MC Dallas, Road Dogs MC Collin County, Dirty Bastards MC, Forbidden Souls RC & Sons of Revolution MC received a proclamation from 
Mayor Harry LaRosiliere of  Plano
April 12 - members of Coyotes RC & Phoenix MC received 
a proclamation from Mayor Doug Peterson 
of  Coyote Flats
April 18 - members of Blacksheep MC, Dirty Bastards MC & Road Dogs MC Collin County received a proclamation from County Judge Keith Self 
of  Collin County
April 18 - members of Wolverines MC Rockwall Chapter & Christians MC received a proclamation from Mayor Jim Pruitt
of  Rockwall
April 18 - members of Blacksheep MC & Guardians of the Children Grove Chapterreceived a proclamation from 
Mayor Dennis K. Childress of  Seagoville
April 18 - members of Third Tradition MC & Forsaken Horsemen MC received a proclamation from 
Mayor Kenneth Bateman of  Palmer
April 18 - members of Forsaken Horsemen MC, BACA Buffalo Creek, Freedom Connection MM & Gryphons MC received a proclamation 
from Mayor Russell Thomas of  Ennis
April 19 - members of Gryphons MC, Forsaken Horsemen MC, Phoenix MC DFW, BACA Buffalo Creek, Freedom Connection MM, Guardians of the Children Chisholm Trail, Bikers for Christ MM Ellis County, Roca MC, Third Tradition MC 
& Suds (RideSafeInTexas.homestead.com) 
received a proclamation from Mayor Kevin Strength of  Waxahachie
April 19 - members of Blacksheep MC, Dickweed MC 
& Christians MC received a proclamation 
from Mayor Douglas Athas of  Garland
April 19 - members of Lake Cities ABATE & Road Dogs MC Denton Co.  received a proclamation from Mayor Lynn Clark 
of  Hickory Creek
April 19 - members of Serpents MC, Hombres Buscados RC, Sinners Saved By 
Grace MM, American Steel MC, Patriots MC, Los Vagabundos MC & Cowboys From 
Hell MC received a proclamation from Mayor Gary Brinkley of  Saginaw
April 19 - members of Blacksheep MC, Dickweed MC, Christians MC,
Road Dogs MC Collin County & Southern Cruisers RC received a proclamation from Mayor Eric Barna of Murphy
April 19 - members of Armadillo MC received a proclamation from 
Mayor Mark Clark of Grandview
April 15 - members of Regimented Army Warriors MC, Los Vagabundos MC, Tribal Sons MC, American Legion Riders Post 75, BACA Cross Timbers, 
Last Few MC & local Independents received a proclamation from 
Mayor Mike Allen of Mineral Wells
April 21 - members of Armadillo MC, Phoenix MC DFW, Circuit Riders MM Johnson Conty & Independents Cherokee & Sadie received a proclamation from Mayor Joe Hollarn of Joshua
April 19- members of Bikers for Christ MM DFW 
& Southern Cruisers RC received a proclamation from Mayor Matthew Marchant of Carrollton
April 19 - members of Guardians of the Children Grove Chapterreceived a proclamation from Mayor Carl O. Sherman of DeSoto
April 25 - members of Phoenix MC DFW, Armadillo MC & Independents Cherokee & Kit received a proclamation 
from County Judge Roger Harmon
of Johnson County
April 21 - members of Wolverines MC Rockwall Chapter \& Blacksheep MC received a proclamation from 
Mayor Stan Pickett of Mesquite
April 25 - members of Desgraciados MC & BACA Buffalo Creek received a proclamation from Mayor Jeff Jordan 
of Kaufman
April 26 - members of Freedom Connection MM, Forsaken Horsemen MC, Gryphons MC, Armadillo MC & BACA Buffalo Creek received a proclamation 
from County Judge Carol Bush of Ellis County
April 26 - members of Armadillo MC, Phoenix MC DFW, Circuit Riders MM Johnson County & Guardians of the Children Chisholm Trail received a proclamation from Mayor Scott Cain of Cleburne
April 25 - members of Blacksheep MC, Dickweed MC, Road Dogs MC Collin County, Prodigal Sons & CMA received a proclamation 
from Mayor John-Mark Caldwell of Princeton
April 26 - members of Blacksheep MC, Dickweed MC, Christians MC, Road Dogs MC Collin County & Prodigal Sons received a proclamation from Mayor Eric Hogue of Wylie
April 26 - members of Blacksheep MC, Dickweed MC, Leathernecks MC Dallas Chapter, Prodigal Sons, Dirty Bastards MC & Road Dogs MC Collin County received a proclamation from Mayor Stephen Terrell of Allen
April 26 - members of Wolverines MC Rockwall received a proclamation from Mayor Lorne O. Leichty 
of Heath
April 25 - members of Road Dogs MC Wise & Denton County, Guardians of the Children Big Sandy Chapter 
& Iron Guardians MCreceived a proclamation from Mayor Corey Lane of Bridgeport
April 25 - members of Road Dogs MC Wise & Denton County, Guardians of the Children Big Sandy Chapter 
& Iron Guardians MCreceived a proclamation from 
Mayor Martin B. Woodruff of Decatur
April 21 - members of Lake Cities ABATE, Road Dogs MC Wise County & local Independents received a proclamation 
from Mayor Bill Heidemann of Corinth
April 14 - members of Lost Riders MC Cooke County, Survivors United MC X-Ray Chapter, Iron Guardians MC Wise County, 
Denton ABATE & Shotgun received a proclamation from 
Mayor William Shelburne of  Valley View
April 26 - members of Phoenix MC DFW, Soldiers For Jesus MC, Losers MC & 
Gryphons MC received a proclamation from 
Mayor Rob Franke of Cedar Hill
April 26 - members of Gypsy MC Justin 
Chapter received a proclamation from 
Mayor Carl E. "Scooter" Gierisch
of Roanoke
April 25 - members of Phoenix MC DFW & Forsaken Horsemen MC Arlington received a proclamation from Mayor David L. Cook of Mansfield
April 28 - members of Gypsy MC Justin 
Chapter received a proclamation from 
Mayor Kit Marshall of Aledo
April 28 - members of Roca MC 
received a proclamation from 
Mayor Billy P. Davis of Crowley
April 28 - members of Lake Cities ABATE, Organized Chaos MC Denton County, Road Dogs MC Denton County received a proclamation from Mayor Mike McCaleb of Lake Dallas
April 19 - members of  Junkyard Dawgs MC, Vaqueros MC & Tribe of Judah MM received a proclamation from Mayor Hal Richards 
of Terrell
April 28 - members of Circuit Riders MM, Phoenix MC DFW, Roca MC, Guardians of the Children Chisholm Trail & Independents Kit & Sadie received a proclamation from Mayor Ken Shetter of Burleson
April 26 - members of Wolverines MC Rockwall received a proclamation from Mayor Janet Nichol of Royse City
May 2 - members of Forsaken Horsemen MC, Gryphons MC & Kingdom Servants MM received a proclamation 
from Mayor Micheal L. Driggars of Ferris
May 2 - members of Lost Riders MC Cooke Co, Roca MC, Organized Chaos MC Denton Co, Iron 
Guardians MC Wise Co., Denton ABATE & Shotgun received a proclamation 
from Mayor Ronald G. Harris Jr. of Krum
May 2 - members of Royal Pranqsters RC & Gypsy MC Justin Chapter received a proclamation 
from Mayor Bob Golden of Haslet
May 3 - members of Gypsy MC Justin Chapter & Guardians of the Children Big Sandy Chapter received 
a proclamation from Mayor Pro Tem Rodney Holmes 
of Boyd
May 2 - members of Organized Chaos MC Denton Co., Lost Riders MC Cooke County, Iron Guardians MC, Denton ABATE & Shotgunreceived a proclamation 
from Mayor Thomas Muir of Sanger
May 3 - members of Lost Riders MC Cooke County, Organized Chaos MC Denton Co, Road Dogs MC Denton Co & Denton ABATE received 
a proclamation from County Judge Mary Horn 
of Denton County
May 3 - members of Phoenix MC DFW, Armadillo MC, Circuit Riders MC Johnson Co, Highballers RRRC,  Independents Kit & Cherokee received a proclamation from Mayor David J. Wallis of Godley
May 3 - members of Six Skulls MC & Bikers For Christ MM DFW 
received a proclamation from Mayor Joe McCourry of The Colony
May 3 - members of Denton ABATE & Bikers for Christ MM received a proclamation 
from Mayor Bob Phelps of Farmers Branch
May 3 - members of Honor Bound MM & Forsaken Horsemen MC received a proclamation from Mayor Chuck McClanahan 
of Corsicana
May 3 - members of Patriots MC, Cowboys From Hell MC, 
American Steel MC, Gypsy MC Justin Chapter & ALR Post 467 received a proclamation from Mayor Alan Brundrett of Azle
May 3 - members of Comarades MC, Roca MC & 
Forsaken Horsemen MC received a proclamation from 
Mayor David L. Green of Duncanville
May 3 - members of Desgraciados MC received a proclamation from Mayor Rick Wilson 
of Forney
May 3 - members of Cowboys From Hell MC & Serpents MC received a proclamation from Mayor Bill Agan of Richland Hills
May 3 - members of Blacksheep MC, Dickweed MC & Dirty Bastards MC received a proclamation from Mayor Darion Culbertson of Fairview
May 3 - members of Blacksheep MC, Dickweeds MC, Wolverines MC & Blue Knights LEMC Chapter 46 received a proclamation from Mayor Todd W. Gottel of Rowlett
May 2 -  Elmer McKeegan of Denton ABATE received a proclamation 
from Mayor Thomas E. Hayden 
of Flower Mound
April 26 - members of Serpents MC, Patriots MC & Cowboys From Hell MC 
received a proclamation from Mayor Jim Griffin of Bedford
April 26 - members of Patriots MC, Serpents MC & Cowboys From Hell MC 
received a proclamation from Mayor Linda Martin of Euless
May 3 - members of Organized Chaos MC Denton Co. , Road Dogs MC Denton Co., Iron Guardians MC, Denton ABATE & Shotgun received a proclamation from Mayor Chris Watts 
of Denton
May 3 - members of Gypsy MC, Six Skulls MC 
& Dickweed MC received a proclamation from 
Mayor Maher Maso of Frisco
May 3 - members of Texoma ABATE & ALR Post 231 received a proclamation from Mayor Jared Johnson 
of Denison
May 5 - members of Royal Pranqsters RC
 received a proclamation from Mayor Jim Barnett Jr.
of Sansom Park
May 3 - members of Sons of Liberty Riders RC, Mi Raza MC 
& Leathernecks MC Dallas received a proclamation from 
Mayor Pro Tem  Monica R. Alonzo of Dallas
May 3 - members of Christians MC received a proclamation from 
Mayor Paul Voelker of Richardson
May 5 - members of Roca MC received a proclamation from Mayor Jerry B. Dittrich 
of Benbrook
May 5 - members of Adelitas MC received a proclamation from Mayor Casey Burgess 
of Wilmer
April 28 - members of BACA Cross Timbers 
& Regimented Army Warriors MC received 
a proclamation from 
Mayor Tom Clayton of Springtown
May 9 - Smiley & Seabee (Ind) & members of Losers MC received a proclamation 
from Mayor Mike Stone of Lipan
May 3 - Smiley & Seabee (Ind) & members of Phoenix MC & Punishers MC received a proclamation from 
Mayor Nin Hulett of Granbury
May 9 - Smiley & Seabee (Ind) & members of Punishers MC & Losers MC received a proclamation from Mayor Onda M. (Sam) Moody of Glen Rose
May 9 - members of Hi-Way Masters RC received a proclamation from 
Mayor Carrie Marshall of Balch Springs
May 9 - members of Gypsy MC Justin Chapter received a proclamation from Mayor Greg Scott of Justin
May 9 - members of Adelitas MC & Kingdom Servants MM received a proclamation from 
Mayor Mario Vasquez of Hutchins
May 9 - members of Guardians of the Children 
Chisholm Trail, BACA Buffalo Creek & 
Gryphons MC received a proclamation from
Mayor Steven Farmer of Italy
May 9 - members of Lake Cities ABATE received a proclamation fromMayor Cincy Aughinbaugh 
of Shady Shores
May 10 - members of Los Vagabundos MC, Saints of Sovereignty RC  & American Steel MC received a proclamation from Mayor Ron White of White Settlement
May 10 - Brandon "Super B" Clark & members of Bikers For Christ MM DFW, Brandon Clark, Forsaken Horsemen MC Arlington, Losers MC,   Phoenix MC, Guardians of the Children Chisholm Trail, Sinners Saved By Grace MM  
& Bear Pup (Ind) received a proclamation from Mayor W. Jeff Williams 
of Arlington
May 10 - members of Phoenix MC 
DFW received a proclamation from 
Mayor Richard Neverdousky 
of Willow Park
May 10 - members of Blacksheep MC & Dickweed MCreceived a proclamation from 
Mayor Joseph E. Helmberger 
of Farmersville
May 10 - members of Gypsy MC Justin, Regimented Army Warriors MC, 
Honor Bound MM, Outcast Brothers, Parker County EMS, Tribal Sons MC, BACA Cross Timbers & CMA Koinona Riders received a proclamation from Mayor Dennis Hooks of Weatherford
May 10 - members of Roca MC received a proclamation from Mayor Ray Richardson 
of Everman
May 10 - members of Forsaken Horsemen MC Ellis County & BACA Buffalo Creek received a proclamation 
from Mayor Craig Wilson of Oak Leaf
May 10 - members of Denton ABATE received a proclamation from 
Mayor Karen Selbo Hunt of Coppell
May 10 - members of Hi-Way Masters RC & ALR Post 310 received a proclamation from 
Mayor Laura Peace of Kemp
May 10 - members of Lost Riders MC Cooke County & Denton ABATE received a proclamation from County Judge Jason Brinkley of Cooke County
May 10 - members of Forbidden Souls RC 
received a proclamation from 
Mayor David L. Dreiling of Greenville
May 9 - members of Guardians of the Children 
Grove Chapter received a proclamation from 
Mayor Marcus E. Knight of Lancaster
May 9 - members of Vengeful Souls MC, Sons of the South MC 
& local Independents received a proclamation from 
Mayor Sam "Sambo" Ereckson of Bonham
May 10 - members of Vengeful Souls MC, Sons of the South MC & local Independents received a proclamation from 
Mayor Willie Johnson of Leonard
May 12 - members of Dissidents RC received 
a proclamation from Mayor Beth Van Duyne 
of Irving
May 12 - members of Gypsy MC Justin received 
a proclamation from Mayor Peter Dewing 
of Northlake
May 3 - members of Honor Bound MM received a proclamation 
from Mayor Larry Slack of Bowie
May 13 - members of Honor Bound MM received a proclamation from 
Mayor Jimmy Alexander of Frost
May 16 - members of Sinners Saved By Grace MM 
& Losers MC received a proclamation from 
Mayor Brian Johnson of Kennedale
May 16 - Seabee & Smiley (Ind) & members of Punishers 
MC Granbury & Losers MC received a proclamation 
from Mayor Terry R. Johnson of Tolar
May 17 - members of Phoenix MC received a proclamation from 
Mayor George Burnett of Covington
May 17 - members of BACA Buffalo Creek received 
a proclamation from Mayor Leon Payton Tate 
of Glenn Heights
May 17 - Brandon "Super B" Clark & members of Bikers for Christ MM & Alternative MC received a proclamation from Mayor Ron Jensen 
of Grand Prairie
May 16 - members of Circuit Riders MM received a proclamation from 
Mayor Dewayne Richters of Alvarado
May 19 - members of Armadillo MC, Phoenix MC DFW, Coyotes RC & 
local Independents received a proclamation from Mayor James Chapline 
of Keene
May 17 - members of Confederate Sons MC 
& Kingdom Servants MM received a proclamation 
from Mayor Laura Hill of Southlake
May 24 - members of Saints of Sovereignty RC, Punishers MC Whiskey Flats & White Settlement Chapters & Los Vagabundos MC received a proclamation from Mayor Herman Earwood 
of River Oaks
May 24 - members of Adelitas MC, 
Mi Raza MC & Vaqueros MC received a proclamation from Mayor Todd Meier 
of Addison
May 26 - members of Phoenix MC, Circuit Riders MM DFW, Punishers MC Whiskey Flats & White Settlement Chapters & 
Lone Star MC received a proclamation from Mayor Pat Deen 
of Hudson Oaks
May 2 - members of  Texoma ABATE & ALR Post 231 received a proclamation from Mayor David Plyler 
of Sherman
June- members of Confederate Sons MC, Kingdom Servants MM & local 
Independents received a proclamation from 
Mayor Mark Matthews of Keller
May 16 - members of Serpents MC, Patriots MC, Alternative MC, Confederate Sons MC & Cowboys From Hell MC received a proclamation from Mayor Oscar Trevino 
of North Richland Hills
May 16 - members of Sons of Liberty Riders RC received a proclamation from Mayor Melody Paradise of Pantego
May 3 - members of COIR Reg 8, Southern Cruisers-CC, Latin Ladys MC & Chrome Divas received a proclamation 
from Mayor David Krebs of Portland
May 3 - members of Grimm Brothers MC, Latin Lady's,  Calavera MC Port Lavaca, Bikers for Christ MM, HOG Group Victoria , Victoria Harley-Davidson , Gypsy MC Rockport & local Independents received a proclamation from Mayor Paul Polasek of Victoria
Rio Grande Valley region 
8 Cities
April 25 - members of Bikers for Christ MM McAllen, Mad Boar HOG,  Catholic Cross Bearers MM & Road Riders for Jesus MM & local Independents received a proclamation from Mayor Norberto Salinas of Mission
April 20 -  Keen-O-Bob, Mad Boar HOG 
received a proclamation from 
Mayor Gary Brinkley 
of  South Padre Island
May 4 -  Keen-O-Bob, Mad Boar HOG 
received a proclamation from 
Mayor Chris Boswell
of  Harlingen
May 17 -  members of Thunderhorse HOG received 
a proclamation from 
Mayor David Suarez 
of  Weslaco
May 4 -  members of Bikers for Christ MM & 
Calaveras MC McAllen received a proclamation 
from Mayor Jim Darling of  McAllen
May 9 -  members of Patriot Guard Riders
& Mad Boar HOG received a proclamation 
from Mayor Henry De La Paz of  Lyford
May 10 -  members of Patriot Guard Riders& Mad Boar HOG received a proclamation from Mayor Gilbert Gonzales 
of  Raymondville
May 16 -  members of Patriot Guard Riders& Mad Boar HOG received a proclamation from Mayor Gilbert Gonzales 
of  San Perlita
Tyler region 
4 Cities
Corpus Christi region 
2 Cities
April 11 - members of Hi-Way Masters RC Chapter 2 received a proclamation from Mayor Richard R. Parrish of  Winnsboro
April 11 - members of Hi-Way Masters RC Chapter 2 received a proclamation from Mayor Kayla Price of  Sulphur Springs
May 9 - members of Hi-Way Masters RC Chapter 2 received a proclamation from Mayor Jacky Goleman 
of  Quinlan
May 9 - members of TCOC&I Tyler Region 9 received a proclamation from 
Mayor Charles Parker of  Whitehouse
Houston region 
7 Cities
April 22 -  local Independents Keith Rodgers, Steve Winckler, Mike Clifton, Phil Lanier, Reginald Wheatley, Higgy 
& Tom Harwood received a proclamation 
from Mayor Bert Miller of Navasota
May 5 -  members of JLBB MM, Bay Area V-Twins, Defenders Of Children, Dustpans MC, Sons Of Texas MC Gulf Coast, 
                Lexi’s Wings, Riders Republic MC, Voyagers MC League City & Warriors 4 Charity MC received a proclamation 
from Mayor Paul A. Horn of Alvin
May 5 -  members of Bay Area V-Twins received a proclamation from Mayor Carl Joiner of Kemah
May 9 -  members of Defenders Of Children, Gulf Coast Sons Of Texas MC, JLBB MM, League City Voyagers 
MC, Red Knights MC, Warriors 4 Charity MC & local Independents received a proclamation from 
Mayor Delores Martin of Manvel
Alvin Sun newspaper VIDEO
May 10 -  members of Warriors 4 Charity MC, JLBB MM, Osborn's Cycles, Gulf Coast BMW/British USA MC Shop & local Independents received a proclamation from Mayor Joe Soto of South Houston
May 17 -  local Independents Keith Rodgers, Frankie Rodgers & Paul Bennett, Distorted MC, Outcasts MC, Lost Inc MC, Bikers for Christ, Sundevils MC & Freedom Cruisers RC received a proclamation from Mayor Leonard Reed of Willis
May 17 -   members of -  JLBB MM, Defenders Of Children Gulf Coast, Sons Of Texas MC 
& Lexi's Wings received a proclamation from 
Mayor Randy Rhyne of Angleton