Skateboarding, Rollerblading, Roller Skating, Cycling & Related Activities on the Capitol Complex

Effective Date: 8/1/1996
Policy Number: 08-96

The following policy limiting the use of skateboards, rollerblades, roller skates, and bicycles is established to further the safe, courteous, and respectful use of the Capitol complex. 

Specific Policy

Skateboarding, rollerblading, roller skating, cycling, and similar activities are prohibited on the Capitol grounds when: 

  1. On any steps, stairways, benches, retaining walls, or ramps. 

  2. Within 20 feet of any steps, ramps, stairways, benches, retaining walls or ramps. 

  3. Within 20 feet of any building. 

  4. With the use of any assistive device or substance (such as ramps). 

  5. In any exhibition, competition, or demonstration unless prior written permission is received from Facility Management. 

  6. At any location where posted signs prohibit it. 

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