• Operating an Unregistered Gas Assist Motorized Bicycle

      Question David asked: The question on everyone’s mind is….Is it a criminal offense to drive a gas bike on public highways without getting arrested. No it’s not legal to …
  • Gas Bike Legal?

    Question Jake asked: Is there any way I can make my gas bike street legal and if so what age and what license would I need to do so?
  • Penalties for Driving without License

    Question Matthew asked: Do people get pulled over for riding an ebike with a throttle (no pedal) option without a license (and/or arrested, fined, etc.)? The definition “bicycle propelled by …
  • Lane Splitting

    Question Bkrassn asked: Is it legal to split the lanes like this cyclist does? What are the relevant sections of law? https://youtu.be/KSNgkapuiKQ
  • Club Rides Taking the Travel Lane

    Question Gary asked: In Indian Rocks Beach and Indian Shores FL, Gulf Blvd is one lane divided by a double yellow line which means no passing. There’s a designated bike …
  • 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?
  • Sidewalk Cycling in Seminole County

    Question Susan asked: Is it illegal to ride bikes on sidewalks in Seminole County?
  • Jaywalking Citation for a Cyclist?

      Question Heather asked: Can a jaywalking ticket be legally issued to a bicyclist that never put a foot off the bicycle, or even legally issued at all?
  • Bicycle Lights on the Sidewalk

    Question Allison asked: If you are riding your bicycle strictly on the sidewalk, do you have to have lights on your bike? My brother is a Hillsborough County Sheriff, & …
  • Color and Brightness of Bicycle Lights

    Question John asked: Most of the time I ride in full dark between 4:00 am and 5:30 am due to the sparseness of cars on the little circuit I follow …
  • Flashing Lights

    Question Michael asked: I am a disabled veteran in a wheelchair, I ride a adaptive hand cycle that is a lay back position and in total it’s only 32″ high. …
  • Bicycle Lights

    Question Lisa asked: Can you wear a helmet or hat with a light on it instead of a light on your bicycle?
  • Bike Facilities on County Roads

    Question Amanda asked: In response to a post on 10-5-09 you indicated that you were aware of a lawsuit filed to determine the applicability of Section 335.065 (and the Greenbook) …
  • 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 …
  • Club Rides Taking the Travel Lane

    Question Gary asked: In Indian Rocks Beach and Indian Shores FL, Gulf Blvd is one lane divided by a double yellow line which means no passing. There’s a designated bike …
  • Two Abreast in a Narrow Lane

    Question Tim asked: Are you allowed to ride double file on a sub-standard lane?
  • Narrow Lane Court Case Outcome

    Question Thomas asked: So, I recently inquired about a case in which I received a citation. I just got out of court, and the case was dismissed however it seemed …