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Motorized Wheelchair to be Viewed as Pedestrians

Posted By darryl On August 16, 2013 @ 8:52 am In Regional News | No Comments

CHILLICOTHE, MO — By unanimous vote the Chillicothe City Council approved a new ordinance that gives disabled persons on motorized wheelchairs the same rights as pedestrians. Motorized devices can be operated on a roadway with a speed limit under 35 mph and must display a pennant five feet above the device when in operation. No one under 16 can operate the devices unless they have a mobility-related disability. The scooters

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