• Bike Trailer Requirements

    Question Doug asked: I am finally getting a good hitch and will be starting to use my trailer. What are the laws, limitations, etc. for using a trailer with a…
  • Definition of Bicycle

    Question James asked: What are current bicycle state statutes exempting electric bicycles from licensing in the state of Florida? (more…)
  • Gas Bikes – No BS Please!

    Question Keith asked: Ok so I’ve done some reading on here and what I got from all of it is that if I have a gas powered motor on a…
  • No-Passing Zones

    Question Kevin asked: One of the roads that I travel to work is frequented by bicycles.  Sometimes they are two abreast, and sometimes there are many traveling in a single…
  • Passing Within a Bike Lane

    Question Dennis asked: What is the correct method of passing another cyclists in a marked bike lane?  To me it makes sense to announce "Passing on left" and simply pass…
  • Citations for Three-Foot Law

    Question Jack asked: I would like to know how many tickets have been given to motorists that have violated the 3 foot law?  Is there a web site that shows…
  • Bike Path Stop Pavement Markings

      Question Dan asked: Are pathway pavement markings indicating pathway users to stop at side streets and driveways - primarily in locations where adjacent roadway traffic isn't required to stop…
  • Local Authorities and Sidewalk Cycling

    Question Jeff asked: What is the statute and requirements whereby municipalities and cities such as St. Augustine may prohibit bicycles from being ridden on sidewalks? (more…)
  • Electric Skateboards

    Question Richard asked: I recently purchased an electric skateboard from BoostedBoards (boostedboards.com). These are electric skateboards designed as commuter boards with electric motors, 20mph speeds, and regenerative brakes. I'm perplexed…
  • Headsets While on the Sidewalk

    Question Tom asked: If cyclists have all the rights and responsibilities as pedestrians while riding on a sidewalk or bike path, shouldn't wearing headphones be legal as long as they…
  • Bike Trailer Requirements

    Question Doug asked: I am finally getting a good hitch and will be starting to use my trailer. What are the laws, limitations, etc. for using a trailer with a…
  • Flags on Bikes

    Question Stephen asked: Is a florescent safety flag required on recumbent bicycles? We have required lighting for evening rides. (more…)
  • 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…
  • Door Zone Bike Lanes

    Question Bernie asked: A motorist parks properly on A1A next to a bike path. He exits the car on the driver’s side which is next to the bike path.  As…
  • Pedestrians in Bike Lanes

    Question Susan asked: I ride my bike early in the morning prior to and around daylight. There is a male pedestrian who insists on using the bike lane rather than…
  • BMUFL and Narrow Lanes

    Question John asked: Florida State Statute 316.2065 states that bicycles may ride 2 abreast in a single lane but they may not impede the traffic flow. This would mean that…
  • Bicyclists using the Full Lane

    Question Chris asked: If there are two lanes for each direction of traffic and no bike lanes, may one or two bicycles use the right whole lane? (more…)
  • Sharrows and BMUFL Signs

    Question Susan asked: I am researching Sharrows to create a report on their efficacy for the Philadelphia streets department. The Department has asked us to create criteria and a publicity…