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NO ELECTRIC SCOOTER SONE

Motorized vehicles are not permitted on the Santa Monica beach Bike Path. The Santa Monica Police Department wants to make sure you are aware of these key state safety laws (Calif. Vehicle Code Sections. 21223 and 21235):
* You can only ride if you have a valid driver’s license or 
instruction permit.
* Wearing a helmet is required for all ages.
* You must ride by yourself, and not with any passengers.
* You must ride on the road, never on the sidewalk or beach 
bike path .
* You may not park on the sidewalk in the way of pedestrian 
traffic.
* You must not ride at night unless the motorized scooter is 
equipped with proper lighting equipment, including a front 
light source which is visible from the front and sides, and 
reflectors.

Posted on Saturday, July 21, 2018 at 04:13PM by Registered CommenterFabian Lewkowicz | CommentsPost a Comment | EmailEmail | PrintPrint

SCOOTERS EMPOUNDED

Santa Monica Police Department officers and Santa Monica City Manager Rick Cole impounded hundreds of Bird and Lime electric scooters from the Santa Monica Beach Bike Path on Friday, July 20, 2018. Motorized vehicles are not permitted on the beach bike path in Santa Monica.

Posted on Friday, July 20, 2018 at 05:57PM by Registered CommenterFabian Lewkowicz | CommentsPost a Comment | EmailEmail | PrintPrint

SCOOTERS EMPOUNDED

Santa Monica Police Department officers and Santa Monica City Manager Rick Cole impounded hundreds of Bird and Lime electric scooters from the Santa Monica Beach Bike Path on Friday, July 20, 2018. Motorized vehicles are not permitted on the beach bike path in Santa Monica.

Posted on Friday, July 20, 2018 at 05:33PM by Registered CommenterFabian Lewkowicz | CommentsPost a Comment | EmailEmail | PrintPrint

Summer Fiesta Chess Tournament

Kids play chess during ChessPalace's 2018 Summer Fiesta Chess Scholastic tournament at Santa Monica Chess Park on Sunday, July 15, 2018. ChessPalace is a chess club that hosts chess tournaments, conducts classes, and sells chess books and merchandise. Established since 1990, they continue to serve young and old chess enthusiasts from beginner to master level. Rated games and scholastic chess lessons are held weekly. ChessPalace is also the organizer for the annual American Open held on Thanksgiving weekend.

 

Posted on Sunday, July 15, 2018 at 02:39PM by Registered CommenterFabian Lewkowicz | CommentsPost a Comment | EmailEmail | PrintPrint

4th of July Parade

The 4th of July Parade on Main Street #SantaMonica, Wednesday, July 4, 2018.

Posted on Wednesday, July 4, 2018 at 03:19PM by Registered CommenterFabian Lewkowicz | CommentsPost a Comment | EmailEmail | PrintPrint

BIRD DOWN

The Santa Monica Fire Department, Santa Monica Police Department, Los Angeles County Lifeguards and a McCormick Ambulance respond to a Bird electric scooter accident on the Santa Monica Beach Bike Path on Monday, July 2, 2018. The rider lost control of the scooter. She was transported to hospital in ambulance to be treated for her leg injury. 🛴

Posted on Tuesday, July 3, 2018 at 01:56PM by Registered CommenterFabian Lewkowicz | CommentsPost a Comment | EmailEmail | PrintPrint

Te Aho Nui  

Te Aho Nui performs at the Santa Monica Pier during Pier 360 Ocean Sports Beach Festival on Saturday, June 23, 2018. Tracing its roots back to the 1930’s Santa Monica Pier paddleboard races, some of the first in the world, Santa Monica Pier 360 offers epic competition through a variety of disciplines on sand and sea while also providing an memorable day of family-friendly entertainment. #smpier360

Posted on Saturday, June 23, 2018 at 01:57PM by Registered CommenterFabian Lewkowicz | CommentsPost a Comment | EmailEmail | PrintPrint

Te Aho Nui

Te Aho Nui performs at the Santa Monica Pier during Pier 360 Ocean Sports Beach Festival on Saturday, June 23, 2018. Tracing its roots back to the 1930’s Santa Monica Pier paddleboard races, some of the first in the world, Santa Monica Pier 360 offers epic competition through a variety of disciplines on sand and sea while also providing an memorable day of family-friendly entertainment. #smpier360

Posted on Saturday, June 23, 2018 at 01:54PM by Registered CommenterFabian Lewkowicz | CommentsPost a Comment | EmailEmail | PrintPrint