The unlicensed segway will be remove all from the public road by the local Police of palma de mallorca
The agents of the local police of Palma not only had to ratify the electric scooters and sgway of rent the street that bothered, as was the case this summer, but also to take all those who are in the street, and who do not have the license.
In a press conference, the concept of Mobility, Joan Ferrer, and the mayor of Palma, Antoni Noguera, have affirmed that nobody is acting against those who are stationed, but also the activity of these devices that at this moment do not have permission to circulate . Through the streets of the Balearic capital, although in the current government is defined as an alternative not allowed in the city.
For this reason, they have announced that they are working on a new decree that will improve the regulation of private electric vehicles and shared vehicles “rental vehicles”.
This new municipal regulation will focus on the parking that could be foreseen for the segway to be parked in bicycle parking systems. It will also review the areas of circulation through which the segway can run freely, which would in principle be all areas adapted for use, such as the bicycle lane.
The authorities give the welcome to the new generation of this type of transport methods, which can help the cars disappear from the road, and are aimed at amending the law that are necessary for it. But, these changes will not occur in the current legislation.
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