Misc

In-line or other skates, coasters, toy vehicles or other similar devices are not permitted in the roadway except crossing in a crosswalk.  The bike lane is part of the roadway.

Category: Misc

In-line or other skates, coasters, toy vehicles or other similar devices are not permitted in the roadway except crossing in a crosswalk.  The bike lane is part of the roadway.

Opening a Car Door

Question Katia asked: In the morning, in front of her high school, my daughter open the door’s car and a friend hit it with a his bike. We asked him if he was ok, and he said “yes, but you

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Bikes in Apartment Areas

Question Sandy asked: Can you advise the Florida law, or even Pasco County law on bicycles left in the breezeway of an apartment complex.

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Apartment Bicycle Parking

Question Nicole asked: Should my apartment complex provide the residents with bike parking racks? I live in an apartment complex and residents cant park their bikes underneath the stairs, on their balcony or inside their apartment. The apartment complex lacks

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Bicycles on Ft. Lauderdale Beaches

Question Patti asked: Can I ride my bike on the sand at Ft. Lauderdale beaches?

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Citation for Careless Driving

Question Denise asked: My son was riding his bike on the proper part of the street. His back wheel was struck by a car and you can guess the obvious, he was knocked off the bike and fell on the

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Traffic Stops

Question Brugh asked: What is the full detailed procedure & legal line of questions & requests allowed & enforced by law during a routine bicycle traffic stop?

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Stolen Bike?

Question Scottie asked: I have a bike I just got and it has a serial number sticker on the bottom. How can I check to see if the bike was stolen or not?

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Bikes on Collier County Beaches

Question Jillian asked: Is it illegal to ride a bike, like a fat tire bike or bicycle on the beaches of Collier County? I thought it was illegal, but I’m trying to find it on collier.gov website and it says

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Bicycles in Apartments

Question Margaret asked: Are there any laws regarding the use, handling, or storage of bicycles inside or outside apartment buildings?

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Finding Local Ordinances

Question Andy asked: Is there any way to find out what municipalities in Florida have banned e-bikes from their bike paths and boardwalks? I’ve been told they are illegal on the Hollywood Beach Boardwalk, all multi-use paths on Sanibel, and

Posted in Ask Geo, Misc, Sidewalks & Crosswalks