[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Trustees of the Incorporated Village of Bellerose 11-27-1978 by L.L. No. 16-1978. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Vehicle and traffic regulations — See Ch. 204.
Editor's Note: Pursuant to L.L. No. 1-1976 which established the Code, the provisions of this chapter were originally designated as Ch. 63.
No person shall ride or operate a bicycle upon any sidewalk, street or public place in the Incorporated Village of Bellerose in such a manner as to interfere with pedestrians thereon.
Every bicycle operated or driven upon any street or public place in said Incorporated Village of Bellerose shall be equipped and shall in all respects comply with the provisions of the Vehicle and Traffic Law of the State of New York.
No person shall ride or operate a bicycle upon any street or public place in said Village while hanging on to an automobile, motorcycle or other vehicle of any kind, nor shall any person riding or operating a bicycle proceed with his feet off the pedals or hands off of the steering apparatus thereof or perform any trick or fancy riding thereon.
A person riding or operating a bicycle in said Village shall observe all traffic signs, stop signs, traffic signals and all other traffic regulations and shall operate said bicycle on the right-hand side of the street at all times and as near to the curb as practicable.
Any person violating any of the provisions of this chapter shall be liable for and forfeit and pay to the Incorporated Village of Bellerose a penalty not exceeding $15 for a first offense and not exceeding $50 for a second and each subsequent offense. In addition thereto, a violation of any of the provisions of this chapter shall constitute and is hereby declared to be disorderly conduct, and any person violating any of the provisions of this chapter shall be and is hereby declared to be a disorderly person; and such violation shall constitute disorderly conduct, and such person shall be a disorderly person.