SCENERY - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/SCENERY News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Letter: Tour of Utah is clogging our roads http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58287816-82/race-utah-roads-tour.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58287816-82/race-utah-roads-tour.html.csp">Letter: Tour of Utah is clogging our roads</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-13T11:41:19.759-06:00">Updated Aug 13, 2014 11:41AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">I perused sportswriter Kurt Kragthorpe’s article about the Tour of Utah (bicycle race). He writes the “race has come a long ways.” In my opinion the race should go a long ways — away from Utah’s scenic highways and byways. These riders aren’t enjoying the scenery. They are looking at the bike in front of them or the road 20 feet out. I am tired of getting caught up in and having to wait for bicycle races on Utah roads. Roads are funded by motor vehicle and fuel taxes, not bicycles. I want to tr...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58287816@www.sltrib.com Wed, 13 Aug 2014 11:41:19 MDT