Motorized Scooters within the City of Waukesha
State Law prohibits the operation of motorized / electric scooters on the streets and sidewalks within the City of Waukesha. Recently the Wisconsin Department of Transportation determined that motorized / electric scooters are subject to the licensing and registration requirements. Motorized / electric scooters may only be operated on private property with the owners permission.
Reference: State Statutes 343.05 (3)(a), 340.01 (74), 341.04(1), 340.01(43m), 346.78, 346.77 and letter from Department of Transportation dated May 7, 2004