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Passengers in a Bike Trailer

Question Robert asked: I bought a trailer to carry cargo. It has 180 pound max capacity. The question I have, since this is our only transportation, I would like to carry a passenger on the trailer once in a while,

Register Bicycles?

Question Horace asked: Why do I have to register my bicycle in the state of Florida?

SAG Vehicle Support for a Group Ride

Question Natalia asked: Due to the last accident on eastbound State Road 84 that killed 2 cyclists and injured many others I am concerned about going out there again to ride by myself or in a group. I heard it

Side by Side Cycling

Question Joe asked: Recent tragedy in Davie FL on SR 84. Two cyclists were killed when a driver hit the outside column of riders. Is it legal under FL statute for cyclists to ride side by side in columns on

What Direction?

Question Karrin asked: Is it illegal to ride facing traffic? (into traffic)

eBikes in Hillsborough County Parks

Question Phil asked: I can’t find anything about using Ann eMtb at Hillsborough County parks, mainly Morris Bridge and Flatwoods in Tampa. An information on this?

Sign on a Bicycle

Question Patricia asked: Can you put a business sign on a rear basket of an adult tricycle?

Sidewalk Cycling in Largo, FL

Question Thomas asked: Is sidewalk bicycling prohibited anywhere in Largo?

Crossing in Front of Stopped Vehicle

Question Rob asked: If there is a bike path and there is a SUV blocking the path to turn right on a main road and its front bumper is inches from main road. Does the cyclist wait for the SUV

eBikes on Private Property

Question Steve asked: I live in a 400 unit “condo” complex in So.Florida. As I anticipate purchase of an e-bike, I’ve noticed that the rules of the facility (a very rigid, 35 yr old project, which prohibits “motorcycles, pickup trucks