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Incredibly Stupid L.A. Law Allows Bikes On Sidewalks PDF Print E-mail

While many other major cities forbid bikes and scooters to speed up and down sidewalks, the City of Angels blesses the dangerous practice. While the LA law specifies that bikers pedal slowly and be careful, most of them rush along sidewalks heedless of strollers, including the elderly and children.

So, if you’ll be tour walking along Hollywood Boulevard, shopping in Beverly Hills or sightseeing on downtown LA streets, be very careful. Try to avoid being knocked down by some law-abiding biker pedaling at a safe 60 miles per hour.

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