Legal history of scooters in Minnesota
Motorized foot scooters are legal in Minnesota.
Cities across the country take different approaches to regulating the scooter rental companies. For example, some impound scooters and fine companies who fail to follow city rules. Each city or agency may have different scooter rules.
Minneapolis scooter ordinance
Minneapolis passed an ordinance to regulate scooters on our streets and sidewalks.
The ordinance requires scooter rental companies to:
- Enter into a written agreement with the city
- Follow specific conditions to help keep streets and sidewalks safe and orderly