Santa Monica, CA

From the City of Santa Monica Planning & Community Development website:

The California Vehicle Code governs bicycling throughout California. In addition, Santa Monica traffic regulations prohibit the following:

  • Riding on the Third Street Promenade.
  • Riding on sidewalks.
  • Riding in public parking structures.
  • Clinging to moving vehicles.
  • Riding on handlebars.
  • Operating a pedicab without a Pedicab Permit (see resources below).

Links to State Laws and Municipal Ordinances:

More local information from the City of Santa Monica Planning & Community Development website:

Santa Monica Pedicab Regulations and Requirements: Owners and Operators