Bikes must be walked on sidewalks in the Downtown Business District
For the safety of pedestrians and cyclists alike, bicycle riding on sidewalks is not allowed in the Downtown Rochester Business District. Cyclists are required to walk their bicycles on sidewalks or ride their bicycle in the street when in this zone. Signs and sidewalk stencils will help designate this area. Violations are subject to a $75 fine, plus the associated court costs.
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- Click here to read Rochester Code of Ordinances Section 11-3-2