• Citation for Motorized Bicycle Again

    Question Answer: I own a geo zetta. An electric scooter that has pedals , is under 750 watts , tops out at 19.8 mph. It has headlights blinkers etc. It …
  • eBikes

    Question Angela asked: What type of motorized thing does not require a license?
  • Citation for Motorized Bicycle

    Question Sherman asked: I ride a 2013 gio zetta. An electric moped. It has pedals. Doesn’t go faster than 19.8mph. Has a 500 watt brushless motor. With all working blinkers. …
  • Right of Way on Paved Shoulder

    Question Nathan asked: If two cyclists are on the shoulder, one with (motorized) traffic and the other against traffic, who has right of way?
  • Three Feet

    Question Linda asked: If a bicyclist is in the bike lane and a car is in the car lane – is there a distance that the car must stay away …
  • Motorbikes and Lane Splitting

    Question Frans asked: Question 1: As I understand, lane splitting is illegal except when the width of the lane (14 ft minimum) provides enough space for two vehicles. A motorbike …
  • Yield to Bicyclists in a Crosswalk

    Question CA Asked: So the situation was that a car traveling down the road wants to turn right. He signals, slows, and begins to make the turn. A bicycle at …
  • Riding on a Sidewalk

    Question Mike asked: Is it legal to ride on sidewalk?
  • Finding Local Ordinances

    Question Andy asked: Is there any way to find out what municipalities in Florida have banned e-bikes from their bike paths and boardwalks? I’ve been told they are illegal on …
  • Bicycle Basics

    Question Luis asked: What are the basic things I need to ride a bike and not be fined?
  • Flashing Lights

    Question Doc asked: I use a white light on the front of my bicycle, and a red reflector and red lights on the back of my bicycle when riding between …
  • More Lights History

    Question Erick asked: This is a tricky one. I need to know when and why the ordinance came to be that a bicycle had to have a white headlight on …
  • Pedestrians in Bike Lanes

    Question John asked: I live in a deed restricted community in Tampa Florida (a master planned community) with clearly marked “bike lanes” and adjacent sidewalks. Frequently, when I am riding …
  • Bike Lane as Shared-Use Path

    Question Dan asked: I’m seeking a definitive answer to the question of whether a bike lane can also legally serve pedestrians when no unpaved shoulder exists. And if so, is …
  • Bike Lane Ends at Intersection

    Question Doc asked: I have 2 intersections with traffic lights that I go through every day, where the bike lane ends and there is no bike lane on the other …
  • Citation and Substandard-Width Lane

    Question Tom asked: So this is a multi stage issue/question. While I’m not particularly proud of how I handled the officer (He irritated me right off the bat) I think …
  • Maintenance of Bike Lanes

    Question Frans asked: Taking the full lane or riding close to the middle. The city has bike lanes at different streets. Good, well they are poorly maintained and most are …
  • Motorbikes and Lane Splitting

    Question Frans asked: Question 1: As I understand, lane splitting is illegal except when the width of the lane (14 ft minimum) provides enough space for two vehicles. A motorbike …