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Signatures needed for bike safety in Berlin


If you are a German citizen, or registered to vote in Berlin, Volksentscheid Fahrrad asks for your support! You can sign their petition to help bring better bike safety and bicycling traffic laws to the Berlin streets. They are seeking 20,000 signatures by the 10th of June - help out if you are able!



Liebe fahrradfreundlichen Medien,

wie ihr sicherlich schon mitbekommen habt, sammeln wir derzeit für den Volksentscheid Fahrrad in Berlin. Der Sammel-Endspurt hat begonnen, denn bis zum 10. Juni möchten wir die benötigten 20.000 Unterschriften von wahlberechtigten Berliner gesammelt haben.

Daher würden wir uns sehr freuen wenn ihr uns bei der Unterschriften-Sammlung unterstützen könntet – in dem ihr einerseits medial darüber berichtet, Pressemitteilungen könnt ihr hier einsehen und in eurem Netzwerk (z. B. facebook) / Newsletter zum Sammeln / Unterschreiben aufruft.

Nutzt dafür gerne folgenden Text und das angehängte Bild.

Fahrrad Volksentscheid – JETZT unterschreiben!

Der Volksentscheid Fahrrad sammelt Unterschriften damit Radfahren in unserer Stadt Berlin sicherer und attraktiver wird. Dafür wurde ein Radverkehrsgesetz geschrieben welches hier einsehbar ist. Unterschriftenlisten und weitere Informationen können über die Webseite abgerufen werden: https://volksentscheid-fahrrad.de/ .

Bitte beteiligt euch zahlreich damit Berlin lebenswerter für alle wird!

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