E-bikes, mopeds, dirt bikes and ATVs: What’s legal in NYC, what’s not, and where can you ride? – SILive.com

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This 2006 photo shows an e-bike, or electric assist bicycle. (Cleveland Plain Dealer/Scott Shaw)NNS
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — While a June 2020 state law allowed pedal-assist e-bikes and throttle e-bikes to operate in bike lanes and streets in New York City, it also caused confusion among riders on what vehicles were deemed legal.
The city has released a number of charts in an effort to clear up lingering questions.
Know who you’re sharing the road with. With more Electric Bicycles on the road, drive safe and legally. pic.twitter.com/rg5Y5DPdl4
Dirt bikes and ATVs are illegal on ALL NYC roadways folks! They are a huge danger on our roads and they will be confiscated! 🚫🛑 pic.twitter.com/v4bgW6vT6o
Reminder-Illegal and unregistered bikes like these will be confiscated. Such bikes make our roads dangerous for everyone. #useitandloseit@NYPDChiefPatrol⁩ ⁦@NYPDstatenIslnd⁩ ⁦⁦@NYPDTransportpic.twitter.com/dhyrXDjuaG
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