The Frederick Police Department would like to remind the downtown residents, businesses, and those visiting the downtown historical district of the "non-motorized wheeled vehicle ordinance of the City of Frederick.
Over the next few weeks officers will be conducting an education and outreach operation at varying times.
The purpose is to inform all of those utilizing these vehicles on the requirements listed below:
*Skateboards and bicycles are prohibited on the sidewalks of the downtown area.
*Skateboards are prohibited on the sidewalks of the downtown area, and along Carroll Creek.
*Only bicyclists 10 years old and younger can ride on the sidewalks of the downtown area.
*All bicyclists along Carroll Creek Park must ride in a responsible manner and accordance with the City municipal laws and state laws.
*Any type of stunt, trick or dangerous riding is strictly prohibited and violators are subject to a fine.