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Paws Sept 2012

Posted by Ron Baldwin on September 14, 2012 at 11:05 PM

MASS House Bill 952 that has been introduced

Posted by Ron Baldwin on May 19, 2011 at 8:37 PM

You might want to read this and then contact the Senate and House members below and have this killed in committe:

SECTION 7U of chapter 90 of the General Laws, as appearing in the 2004 Official Edition, is hereby amended by adding the following sentence:- "The use and sale of any exhaust pipe that increases the sound emission of any vehicle including motorcycles shall be prohibited. All motorcycle exhaust pipes must conform to 82dBA maximum noise level measured directly to t...

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PAWS for a Cause

Posted by Ron Baldwin on May 17, 2011 at 6:42 PM

Email from Lori @ PAWS:

I wanted to thank you and the many members of the Boston Cruisers for their help, kindness and generosity yesterday in our goal. We did pretty well, under the circumstances and raised $185.10 total in addition to also all the donated food and litter. This was excellent, and we are so very grateful to you and everyone. The guys were great, so kind and helpful.. 

Stay in touch and let me know if there’s anything else you ...

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Scott Holloway - Director of Boston HOG

Posted by Ron Baldwin on October 19, 2010 at 6:05 PM

It is great sadness that I post this update on his passing today just after 4PM.

He was involved in a single bike accident on Route 1 in Saugus MA this past Saturday. 

Arrangements and further information to follow. 

Note from Dave Condon

Posted by Ron Baldwin on April 28, 2010 at 10:18 PM

FYI from Dave Condon:


Just another note. This from State Senator Bob Letourneau from the State of New Hampshire. You guys did good and made a difference.


Please pass these e mails on to anyone you would like to. Be proud.


In a message dated 4/27/2010 10:09:47 P.M. Eastern Daylight Time, writes:


MMA members,

Good work on this issue. This is an issue we need to keep working on it will not go away. But by stop...

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Voters reject bike exhaust bylaw | Peabody/Lynnfield Weekly News

Posted by Ron Baldwin on April 28, 2010 at 5:48 PM

by Jeff Shmase


LYNNFIELD – On paper, a Town Meeting article requiring motorcycles to have an exhaust system label didn’t appear worthy of much debate.


But instead, the proposed bylaw generated the most noise at Town Meeting on Monday as both proponents and opponents argued their cases. Ultimately, the article failed by a 2-1 margin.


Those on the winning side of the argument claimed the sticker is hard to locate on the motorc...

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MMA UPDATE - Lynnfield EPA Bylaw defeated!

Posted by Ron Baldwin on April 28, 2010 at 7:08 AM

The Msssachusetts Motorcycle Association (MMA) was alerted to a town warrant to be heard Monday, April 26th in the Town of Lynnfield which would create a $300 fine for Motorcycle Exhaust not bearing an EPA stamp. With the support of MMA Members in the town leveraging MMA testimony as well as their own, the Town voted to defeat “Article 17” voting instead on what’s right and fair towards all.


Leveraging significant knowledge gained from combating the fallac...

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Massachusetts Motorcyclists' Survivors Fund Van

Posted by Ron Baldwin on March 28, 2010 at 9:58 AM

Paul Cote President of the MMSF ( bought the Survivors Van to the Spring 2010 Club Meeting held at Fuddruckers in Sagus MA to show us the new CCB Patch up on the van.