Other Projects

The Route 66 Alliance has also continued to:

  • Support and mentor Shelby Riggs of Galena, Kansas and her Young Roadies organization.
  • Establish relationships with political leaders in Washington, including key members of the US Congress and Senate, to secure federal funding for education, road improvement, and the proposed “green initiative” for Route 66.
  • Alongside preservation activist Pat Henderson of St. Louis, lobby the US Postal Service in support of a proposed Route 66 postage stamp.