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Assemblymember David Alvarez to Introduce Bill to Remove Ban on Cruising

For immediate release:

Sacramento, California – Assemblymember David Alvarez (D-80th District) will be introducing legislation which will remove the authorization for a local authority to adopt rules and regulations regarding cruising.

What: Press Conference

Who: Assemblymember David Alvarez, Assemblymember Luz Rivas, Sacramento Mayor Darrell Steinberg, Sacramento City Councilmember Katie Valenzuela, members of the Sacramento Lowrider Commission, San Francisco Lowrider Council, California Lowrider Alliance, and United Lowrider Coalition

When: Monday, February 6, 2023 at 2PM

Where: 10th & N St (Southwest corner of Capitol) 

During the 2021-2022 legislative session, Assembly Concurrent Resolution 176 (ACR 176-Rivas) was unanimously approved by the State Legislature. The resolution encourages cities to repeal their bans and recognizes that cruising holds cultural significance for many communities. The Alvarez bill would amend the California Vehicle Code to prohibit local authorities from stopping drivers from cruising and driving cars that have been modified to be of a certain height.