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ORDINANCE NO. 2001 -10 <br />AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF <br />NEWPORT BEACH AMENDING CERTAIN PROVISONS OF <br />CHAPTER 12.54 OF THE NEWPORT BEACH MUNICIPAL CODE <br />PERTAINING TO THE OPERATION OF SCOOTERS ON THE <br />OCEANFRONT BOARDWALK <br />The City Council of the City of Newport Beach hereby ordains as follows: <br />SECTION 1: Section 12.54.020 shall be amended to read as follows: <br />12.54.020 Definitions. <br />As used in this Chapter, the following terms and words shall have the following <br />meanings: <br />(a) 'Bicyclist' shall mean any person operating any device propelled by <br />human power through a belt, chains or gears and having one or more <br />wheels. <br />(b) 'Boardwalk' or "Oceanfront Boardwalk' shall mean the concrete walkway <br />approximately twelve (12) to twenty -two (22) feet in width immediately <br />adjacent to the sandy beach (except where the beach has been improved <br />with parking lots, parks or school playgrounds) and extending from <br />approximately two hundred fifty (250) feet east of E Street to 36th Street. <br />(c) "Pass" shall mean to travel to the left of the centerline of the Boardwalk. <br />(d) "Pedestrian" shall mean any person on foot. <br />(e) "Rollerskater shall mean any person wearing rollerskates (as defined in <br />Section 12.57.010(B) of this Code), rollerblades or any similar device. <br />(f) "Scooter" shall mean any device with a "foot board" mounted between two <br />or more wheels with an upright handle that is operated by placing one foot <br />on the foot board and pushing with the other foot. "Scooter user' shall <br />mean any person operating a scooter. <br />(g) "Skateboarder' shall mean any person riding a "skateboard as that term is <br />defined in Section 12.57.010(B) of this Code. <br />