The kids are not listening. The parents are giving lip-service. The police chief says his hands are tied. And the appetite in Tallahassee on the issue has waned.
But consensus is building on the Key Biscayne Village Council to bring the hammer down on electric scooters and e-bikes that buzz around island streets and sidewalks like flies. Council members have related stories in recent months of witnessing near-misses between a vehicle and a child on an electric scooter or e-bike.