Scooters And E-Bikes Face New Rules In Washington, DC


Many people in businesses in the district have complained about e scooters and e bikes littering the city and Ryder's flying by on sidewalks? Well now, new rules approved by the City Council unanimously yesterday required that the scooters be able to be locked to racks are Poles and that they be available city. Wide. The legislation also makes operating a scooter while drunk illegal. It sets a minimum age of 16 and a maximum speed of 20 miles an hour. The rules will go into effect in about a year. Critics say the locking requirement won't be effective and they want the city. They require scooters to be kept in docking stations like the capital Bikeshare bikes.

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