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Electric foot scooter industry charged up by new Hawaii law

  • CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / CRUSSELL@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                A woman tried to scan a QR code on a scooter left on the sidewalk along Kalakaua Avenue.

    CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / CRUSSELL@STARADVERTISER.COM

    A woman tried to scan a QR code on a scooter left on the sidewalk along Kalakaua Avenue.

  • CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / CRUSSELL@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                A couple of GO X scooters were parked along Niu Street in Waikiki on Friday.

    CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / CRUSSELL@STARADVERTISER.COM

    A couple of GO X scooters were parked along Niu Street in Waikiki on Friday.

  • CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / CRUSSELL@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                A Go X scooter was parked in front of the International Market Place in Waikiki on Friday.

    CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / CRUSSELL@STARADVERTISER.COM

    A Go X scooter was parked in front of the International Market Place in Waikiki on Friday.

  • CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / CRUSSELL@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                A new state law limits electric foot scooter speeds to 15 mph. A pair of Go X scooter riders made a turn onto Lili‘uokalani Avenue in Waikiki on Friday.

    CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / CRUSSELL@STARADVERTISER.COM

    A new state law limits electric foot scooter speeds to 15 mph. A pair of Go X scooter riders made a turn onto Lili‘uokalani Avenue in Waikiki on Friday.

Hawaii lawmakers and Gov. David Ige have enacted a law to regulate electric foot scooters in the state, three years after an e-scooter rental business battled with the city over a chaotic short-lived operation. Read more

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