Administrative policy regarding the use of skateboards, rollerblades, bicycles, and similar conveyances on campus | Kent State University

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Administrative policy regarding the use of skateboards, rollerblades, bicycles, and similar conveyances on campus

  1. Purpose. Skateboards, rollerblades, and bicycles can provide a recreational outlet and a convenient and economic method of traveling across an expansive campus.
  2. Policy statement. It is expected that these conveyances will be operated in a proper manner with principal regard to the safety, well being, and right of way of pedestrians. It is in this spirit that certain reasonable restrictions are necessary.
  3. Restrictions. The use of skateboards, rollerblades, and bicycles is prohibited inside all university facilities and outside on all steps or stairways. The use of skateboards is prohibited in the student center plaza. Any person who operates a bicycle on campus is expected to comply with and is subject to any state or local ordinances or campus regulations pertaining to the operation of bicycles.
Policy Effective Date: 
Mar. 01, 2015
Policy Prior Effective Dates: 
1/24/1989, 2/17/1989, 10/28/1994, 4/1/1995, 10/3/2005, 6/1/12007