• 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, …
  • Gas Bike on the Right of Way

    Question Reynaldo asked: Do I need a driver’s license to ride beach cruiser bike motor 80cc on the side of the road?
  • Electric Bikes on Sidewalks

    Question Jim asked: I am starting an electric bike rental business at our beach and there seems to be controversy concerning the definition of motorized vehicle and its use on …
  • 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 …
  • 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 …
  • Electric Bikes on Sidewalks

    Question Jim asked: I am starting an electric bike rental business at our beach and there seems to be controversy concerning the definition of motorized vehicle and its use on …
  • Sidewalks

    Question Barb asked: Can bicycles ride on sidewalks in Florida?
  • 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?
  • Obscured License Plate

    Question Sam asked: Rumor has it that trunk and hitch mounted bike racks are no longer allowed on the turnpike as the tag is sometimes used as means of payment …
  • 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 …
  • Moped in the Bike Lane

    Question Ryan asked: Am I allowed to ride my moped in a bike lane?
  • Bike Lanes Required?

    Question Antonio asked: I live in Sunny Isle and noticed that on A1A between Miami Beach and Golden Beach only Sunny Isles has no bike lanes. Why? I was told …
  • 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 …