• Gas Motor Bike Trailer

    Question David asked: Is a gas powered push assist bicycle trailer legal by Florida statutes?
  • Gas Bikes on the Right of Way

    Question David asked: In Florida, If I cannot ride an gas powered bike on the road or side walk could I ride it on the side of the road or …
  • Motorized Bicycles: Transport and Compensation?

    Question Stu asked: Does the Definition of a “Motor Vehicle” require it to be involved in “Transportation”? Chapter 320 MOTOR VEHICLE LICENSES 320.01 Definitions, general. As used in the Florida Statutes, …
  • Crossing Double Yellow Lines

    Question Mark asked: Recently I was pulled over and given a warning for crossing a double yellow line at my school. The problem occurs when some people drop their kids …
  • Yielding to Backed Up Traffic

    Question Laura asked: In Florida, is it law that cyclists (and I presume motorists) must pull off the road when practicable, when a certain number of vehicles are following behind …
  • Three Foot Rule

    Question Mary asked: Bicycle safety. One of the most crucial, but often overlooked factors in bicycle safety is the Florida rule that bicyclists should ride within 3 feet of the …
  • Marked or Unmarked Crosswalk

    Question Mischa asked: If a motor vehicle is driving down road A and turns right on red onto road B, and a bicycler is also riding on the sidewalk of …
  • Bicycles in Crosswalks

    Question Frans asked: When crossing the street via a protected pedestrian crossing, while riding on your bike, Do you still have the right-a-way like a pedestrian, or did you loose …
  • Bicycles on the Sidewalk in Riverview

    Question Becky asked: My boyfriend lives in Riverview and I live in St. Petersburg. He says in Riverview you cannot ride on the sidewalk unless you plan to get a …
  • Reflectors

    Question Nathan asked: How is the law supposed to be interpreted with respect to the rear reflector, since reflectors don’t “exhibit light” without something shining on them? “Every bicycle in …
  • Passenger on the Pegs

    Question Jaclyn asked: Is it illegal for my son to ride my daughter on his bike pegs, mainly to and from school?
  • Vests for Bicyclists?

    Question Marcus asked: Are bicyclists in the state of Florida required to wear vests?
  • Right/Wrong Direction

    Question Christine asked: Are bicyclists supposed to ride in the same direction as auto traffic while in bike lanes, especially those with arrows pointing in that direction painted on the …
  • Bike Lanes Required on County Roads?

    Question Carl asked: The county I live in is planning to build a middle school in a residential community. Currently there are no bike lanes on the road approaching the …
  • Parking in Bike Lanes

    Question Steven asked: Our county has adopted Complete Streets and will be installing dedicated bike lanes on a street near my home. The county reduced the travel lane sizes to …
  • Imaginary Laws

    Question Marc asked: How do you handle a deputy who tells you that must keep to the extreme right of a substandard roadway or ride on the sidewalk?
  • Yielding to Backed Up Traffic

    Question Laura asked: In Florida, is it law that cyclists (and I presume motorists) must pull off the road when practicable, when a certain number of vehicles are following behind …
  • Three Foot Rule

    Question Mary asked: Bicycle safety. One of the most crucial, but often overlooked factors in bicycle safety is the Florida rule that bicyclists should ride within 3 feet of the …