Panel to vote on legalizing electric bikes

Source: Evanston Now evanstonnow.com
Evanston’s Transportation and Parking Committee is schedule to vote Wednesday on a staff proposal to repeal the city’s ban on electric bicycles.
The staff is recommending that Evanston follow the lead of the City of Chicago, which in April adopted an ordinance that treats two lower-speed versions of e-bikes — ones capable of motor-assisted speeds up to 20 miles per hour …
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