Two weeks ago, a resident walking through the downtown area of Cranbrook was struck by a cyclist riding along the sidewalk. The resident suffered injuries as a result of the collision, which included some broken bones.
City of Cranbrook Bylaw Services reminds cyclists and skateboarders that under the Streets and Traffic Bylaw “no person shall ride a cycle, which includes a skateboard, on any sidewalk”.
Being caught by Bylaw Services riding a bicycle or skateboard on a sidewalk can result in a $25 fine.
If you have questions, please contact City of Cranbrook Bylaw Services at 250-489-0263.