[HISTORY: Adopted by the Annual Town Meeting of the Town of Nantucket 4-12-2004 by Art. 54, approved 9-3-2004. Amendments noted where applicable.]
No person shall operate a motorized scooter, motorized skateboard, Segway, or other similar device (hereinafter referred to as "personal motorized passenger devices") on any Town-owned or -controlled public way, sidewalk, park, playground or beach without the express written permission to do so from the Town official(s) or officer having jurisdiction over the use of said Town property or their respective designee (hereinafter referred to as the "authorizing official"). The following vehicles shall be exempt from the provisions of this chapter:
Vehicles or motorized passenger devices licensed by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts as motor vehicles or otherwise to the extent authorized by the Commonwealth or the United States for such operation;
Vehicles or motorized passenger devices licensed or used by the federal government or any federal agency, instrumentality or entity, including the United States Postal Service, performing a service to the public;
Personal motorized passenger devices used by handicapped persons;
Personal motorized passenger devices used by public safety personnel, including police officers;
Any grant of written permission to use a personal motorized passenger device issued by the authorizing official shall include the following conditions/restrictions: no personal motorized passenger device shall be operated:
The authorizing official is further authorized to impose such other restrictions and limitations as deemed appropriate or necessary to protect the public safety, interest and welfare. All persons using Town property pursuant to a grant of permission shall comply with the restrictions and limitations referenced herein or imposed pursuant hereto.