Author: Geo

Crosswalks

Question Carole asked: At a 4 way intersection, I have the permitted light to cross, yet the cars on my left have a green light and start to take a right onto the road I’m trying to cross. Today, dozens

Posted in Ask Geo, Sidewalks & Crosswalks

Age to Operate a Motorcycle

Question Pedro asked: Are 13 year olds able to ride motorcycle in the streets?

Posted in Ask Geo, Driver License

Bikes on Daytona Beach

Question Rhett asked: Can I ride my bicycle anywhere on the sand of Daytona Beach?

Posted in Ask Geo, Rights & Duties

Headsets

Question Jose asked: Can I use any headset to listen to music while riding the bike?

Posted in Ask Geo, Bicycle Equipment

ELF

Question Roberta asked: Organictransit.com Florida laws regarding the use on and off road for the ELF?

Posted in Ask Geo, Motorized Bicycles

Keep Right and Stop Signs

Question Beth asked: A few situations have happened and I am questioning if the police officer is correct. Riding bike down a 2-lane road with no available shoulder. How much lane usage can I take up? I got stopped for

Posted in Ask Geo, Lane Width & Sharing, Stop Signs & Red Lights

Bus Stopped in Bike Lane

Question Steven asked: What are Florida’s rules and regulations on transit buses crossing and stopping in designated bike lanes to pick up and drop off passengers?

Posted in Ask Geo, Bike Lanes

Making Right Turns

Question Jacquie asked: Is it illegal if an X-Treme E-Bike passes a motor vehicle on the right when the motor vehicle is taking a right hand turn? Doesn’t the driver of the X-Treme E-Bike need to abide by all traffic

Posted in Ask Geo, Making Turns

Sidewalk cycling in Lake Worth

Question Mary asked: I am wondering about local ordinance in Lake Worth Florida about legalities of riding my bike on the sidewalks with Lake Worth, FL.  Can I ride a bike on Lake Worth, FL sidewalks? I see the Florida

Posted in Ask Geo, Sidewalks & Crosswalks

Child Damages

Question Melissa asked: Is there a law or statute in Florida that states if a child damages a vehicle with his bike on accident that the parents are responsible for the damage?

Posted in Ask Geo, Misc