URGENT: Tell Utah State Lawmakers to Save the Bonneville Salts Flats
DON’T DELAY! Please contact members of the Utah Executive Appropriations Committee ASAP to request their support for the State of Utah to appropriate $5 million to “Restore Bonneville”:
A sample email is provided through the link above. Please note if you are a Utah resident and feel free to personalize the message.
Overview: The future of land speed racing at the Bonneville Salt Flats is in jeopardy! The once 13-mile race track at Bonneville is now less than 8 miles due to salt erosion. The Utah legislature is considering a 10-year program to dramatically increase the amount of salt pumped onto Bonneville. You can help restore Bonneville before it's too late. Please urge Utah lawmakers to help fund the Restore Bonneville program through the State budget.
Please feel free to personalize the draft letter provided and write about what Bonneville means to you. If you are a Utah resident, note it accordingly. Please include a sentence at the beginning of the letter about your experience at Bonneville if you’ve ever raced at the salt flats or attended a race there. Feel free to amend the title of the email as well to say: “I visit” of “I race” at the Bonneville Salt Flats.