Can bicyclists ride against the direction of pedestrians on sidewalks? Are bicyclists even allowed on sidewalks? Check out the answers in the video! The full transcript is below.
As you learned, Florida bicyclists can ride against the direction of pedestrians on sidewalks. Indeed, under Florida Statute Section 316.2095(9), Florida bicycles have all the right and duties as pedestrians on sidewalks. But, bicyclists (and drivers!) must be careful when approaching drivers leaving driveways and roads as they may not anticipate bicyclists from the opposite direction.