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Are Electric Scooters Legal in Bridgeport?

Updated on December 1st, 2023

Riders are required to obey all traffic regulations, signs, and signals. Safety gear, including helmets, is compulsory when operating electric scooters. Pedestrians have the right of way, and scooter operators should yield accordingly. Riding under the influence of alcohol or drugs is strictly prohibited. Electric scooters may be utilized on streets, sidewalks, and bike lanes throughout Bridgeport. When operating on the street, all traffic laws must be observed. Sidewalk riding necessitates caution and a lower speed to ensure pedestrian safety. Electric scooters must adhere to the CPSC Public Law 107-309 standards for Low Speed Electric Bicycles concerning engine wattage. Motor-assist speeds are limited to 5 mph in Downtown, Fairfield Avenue, Madison Avenue, and East Main Street, while a 10 mph speed limit applies to the remainder of the city.

Riders must always follow safe operation procedures, including:

  • Obey traffic laws, signs, and signals
  • Always wear a helmet
  • Yield to pedestrians
  • Never ride under the influence

Devices may ride on all streets and sidewalks in Bridgeport. Riders must follow traffic laws while riding in the street. Riders are encouraged to ride slower on sidewalks and yield to pedestrians. All e-bikes, electric-assist bikes and pedal assist bikes deployed by the Provider shall meet the standards outlined in CPSC Public Law 107-309 for Low Speed Electric Bicycles for maximum engine wattage, as may be amended. For all electric-assist devices, the maximum motor-assist speed shall be 5 miles per hour in Downtown and several heavily-trafficked corridors including Fairfield Avenue, Madison Avenue, and East Main Street, and 10 miles per hour in the rest of the city.

Max Speed

10 mph in most areas, 5 mph in specified congested areas

Minimum Age

Not specified

Helmets Required? 


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