On Tuesday, June 16th, 13 individuals and organizations received the Governor’s Transportation Safety Award, for outstanding contributions to transportation safety. A lifetime achievement award was given to:
“Lloyd ‘Bud’ Vye of Henrico County, who is the treasurer and longtime advocacy director for the Virginia Bicycling Federation and the advocacy chair for the Richmond Area Bicycling Association.”
Also honored, for pedestrian and bicycle safety:
“RIDE Solutions bicycle safety campaign in Roanoke, New River Valley, and Lynchburg regions.”
Congratulations to both — well deserved!
In 2009, Bud received the Advocate of the Year award from the Alliance for Biking and Walking. He continues as our Advocacy Director, and our point man in the Virginia General Assembly.