The General Assembly recently received correspondence from the City of St. Charles Police Department in regard to the use of golf carts in New Town.
Please refer to the following memo from the City of St. Charles Chief of Police, Randall McKinley:
“The common illegal use of golf carts on public streets within New Town, St. Charles has been brought to our attention. Golf carts cannot legally be operated on public streets unless the golf cart and its operator comply with the requirements of Code of Ordinances Sections 365.130 through 365.170 pertaining to low speed vehicles. Please notify New Town residents of the ordinances Compliance with the ordinances is expected. If residents are not compliant by October 1st, 2017, our officers will take necessary actions to enforce the ordinance.”
Please refer to the following link for the ordinance requirements; City of St. Charles Ordinance Concerning Golf Carts
The St. Charles Police Department will have Officers attend the the upcoming Town Hall Meeting on September 19th, 2017 to address questions regarding the Golf Cart Ordinance. In the meantime any questions or concerns may be addressed directly with the St. Charles Police Department, by calling: 636-949-3300.
We encourage all residents to be in compliance with the ordinance by October 1st, 2017 per the City of St. Charles Police Department. Thank you in advance for your cooperation in this matter.