[Tagging] designated bike lane

Anthony osm at inbox.org
Fri Jan 7 14:55:21 GMT 2011


On Thu, Jan 6, 2011 at 11:27 PM, Paul Johnson <baloo at ursamundi.org> wrote:
> On 01/04/2011 08:46 AM, Anthony wrote:
>> Your statement that bicycles are prohibited from driving on sidewalks
>> in "all states" is not correct.  Florida statutes explicitly state:
>> "A person propelling a vehicle by human power upon and along a
>> sidewalk, or across a roadway upon and along a crosswalk, has all the
>> rights and duties applicable to a pedestrian under the same
>> circumstances."
>
> But does Florida state that bicycles are vehicles and such laws apply to
> them?  If so, that would be the overriding factor.

You don't seriously believe that, do you?



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