Bismarck to start allowing off-highway vehicles on streets
Bismarck will start allowing off-highway vehicles on the streets.
They've long been limited to county roads, and have recently been permitted in Mandan.
Bismarck city commissioners passed an ordinance last night to give them the green light.
The ordinance allows vehicles that the state classifies as a class 3 Off-Highway Vehicle. They weigh less than 8,000 pounds, drive on tracks or four wheels, and a minimum width of 50 inches. They are not allowed on highways that are posted at higher than 55 miles per hour.
The ordinance also states the following:
For details you can find the ordinance here: https://www.bismarcknd.gov/AgendaCenter/ViewFile/Item/4342?fileID=9787
And the state’s laws here: https://www.legis.nd.gov/cencode/t39c29.pdf#nameddest=39-29-01