A national anti-noise organization is criticizing a motorcycle rally taking place in the Lehigh Valley this week.
Noise Free America says members of the Pennsylvania Harley Owners Group are "acoustically lawless" because many modify or remove their mufflers to make their bikes louder. The motorcycle group is holding a three-day rally starting today based out of the Best Western Lehigh Valley Hotel & Conference Center in Hanover Township, Northampton County.
"We want to bring attention to the fact that loud motorcycles are illegal," said Ted Rueter, director of the Chapel Hill, North Carolina-based Noise Free America. "Every motorcycle that rolls off the factory floor is compliant. Every time you hear a loud motorcycle it's because of deliberate action by the owner. Read the whole story here