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Bicycle and Pedestrian Laws

Bicycle Laws

In the State of Florida, bicycles are legally defined as vehicles (but not motor vehicles) and can use roadways with or without bicycle lanes. A bicyclist has all the rights of drivers of other vehicles, except in those cases in which special provisions have been adopted for bicycles. A bicyclist must obey the traffic laws and traffic control devices that apply to the driver of any vehicle.

Pedestrian Laws

Pedestrian also must obey special provisions that have been adopted by the State of Florida.

Click on the links below to find out more about bicycle and pedestrian laws!

If you would like a Bicycle and Pedestrian Safety Booth at your next event, please contact Felicia Leonard at 727-562-4852.

Bicycle Laws

Pedestrian Laws