Enjoy your ride, please ride safely and in full compliance with the rules of the road and the emergency orders relating to COVID-19.
We are pleased to announce that the Village of Key Biscayne has agreed to suspend enforcement of their Order prohibiting non-motorized vehicles from entering Key Biscayne. During this temporary suspension, bicycles will be permitted within the Village, subject to strict compliance with applicable Miami-Dade County and Village Emergency Order requirements, which include, but are not limited to, maintaining appropriate social distancing and facial coverings.
We were notified of this decision by counsel for the Village of Key Biscayne sent at 11:53 AM on Friday, July 10, 2020.
Our position remains consistent that the violators should be held accountable for their actions, not any class of people, in this case cyclists. Law Enforcement may charge violators under Florida Statutes Section 252.50, Penalties, a second degree misdemeanor, should an individual fail to comply.
Everyone, no matter who they are or what their method of transportation, must comply with the requirements to wear a mask and social distance. Obey the Emergency Order , and stay safe!
For more information, contact any of the following:
Eugene Flinn, Esq. 305-302-3713
David Winkler, Esq. 305-801-8700
Paul Schweip, Esq. 305-495-3833