City Attorney Says Ride Sharing Scooters Are Legal

Aug 15, 2018


The Columbus City Attorney's office says ride sharing scooters recently made available in the city are now legal to use on sidewalks and in the streets.   

Zach Klein cites a lack of clarity in the law. Several communities, including the City of Bexley, have banned the scooters.  Klein saysin a statement  it is up to City Council to decide how to regulate the scooters.