Motor Vehicle on Sidewalk

Question

Perry asked: I have any battery operated scooter only goes 20 miles an hour. Can I ride on the sidewalk instead of the street?

Answer

No.

s. 316.1995Driving upon Sidewalk or Bicycle Path

(1) …. a person may not drive any vehicle other than by human power upon a bicycle path, sidewalk, or sidewalk area, except upon a permanent or duly authorized temporary driveway.

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One comment on “Motor Vehicle on Sidewalk
  1. Barry says:

    So me and my Wife 60 year old wife have to ride in traffic because we have electric assist.. Guess we should just stay in the house.. Thanks Law Makers..

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