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Posted on: August 2, 2019

Electric Scooters Available in Edmond Beginning Monday

Beginning Monday, August 5th, residents and visitors to the community will be able to rent and ride electric scooters in Edmond. The City Council approved a Memorandum of Understanding with Lime to provide the service for up to one year. The agreement will be evaluated on an ongoing basis.

Full information regarding the deployment and use of the electric scooters can be found by visiting http://edmondok.com/scooters. However, the key things for people to know include:

  • 150 Scooters will be deployed in the community and can be operated within the following boundaries: (North) Danforth, (South) 15th Street, (West) Kelly, (East) Coltrane
  • Scooters will be ridden only in streets by users and cannot be ridden on sidewalks. The exception to this is on the UCO campus.
  • Motorists are urged to safely share the road with riders.
  • Riders must be at least 18 years old and are highly encouraged to wear a helmet.
  • More than one person riding an individual scooter at one time is prohibited.

For information regarding pricing, scooter locations and more, please visit https://li.me or download the Lime app.

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