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Apr 11

Repair drop-off ledges at 6th and Sheridan?

Posted on April 11, 2018 at 9:54 AM by City of Laramie

Is WYDOT going to fill in clear across the street so that there are not huge drop-off ledges like so many places in Laramie? The one on the northwest corner of Sixth and Sheridan is a doozy.

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Apr 04

Is it legal to pull my scooter into a bike or parking lane to allow drivers to pass?

Posted on April 4, 2018 at 2:08 PM by City of Laramie

I own a small gas-powered scooter that I frequently drive around town. Under WYDOT regs it is classified as a motorcycle and it is titled, registered, and operated as such. It has a 50cc engine and a top speed of about 35-40 MPH, but when going uphill or against the wind it will often slow to as low as 10-15 MPH at full throttle. There's nothing I can really do about this since the engine power is so limited. My question is, is it legal to pull into a bike lane or parking lane temporarily and signal for drivers behind me to pass (for courtesy as well as safety reasons) when this occurs? I am concerned about being the target of road rage or distracted driving on account of holding up traffic behind me when trying to ascend steep inclines.

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Mar 30

The apartment building on my street doesn't always take their garbage to the curb.

Posted on March 30, 2018 at 8:16 AM by City of Laramie

The apartment building on my street doesn't always take their garbage to the curb. Their trash cans get over full and animals get into it. Between the animals and the wind, their garbage ends up all over my yard. Is there something I can do about this?

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