Beer Bikes Banned From 14th District

  • 1 Jun 2018 9:59 AM
  • Hungary Around the Clock
Beer Bikes Banned From 14th District
Beer bikes will be banned from the 14th District from July 1, just like in the Fifth District, the mayor’s office announced on Thursday.

The office said that drunk people have embarrassed families, disturbed those walking dogs, as well as people having a picnic, and elicited an outcry from those wanting to rest. Beer bikes also represent a continuous threat to others taking part in traffic, it added. 

The councillors unanimously decided at mayor Gergely Karácsony’s proposal to declare the use of beer bikes as anti-social behaviour and to fine those who consume alcoholic beverages on vehicles driven by more than two people.

MTI Photo: Máthé Zoltán

  • How does this content make you feel?

XpatLoop Media Partner

Hungary Around the Clock

Since 1995 Hungary Around the Clock has proven to be one of the most comprehensive sources of daily English-language news about Hungary. It covers ongoing domestic politics and foreign relations, as well as business and economic matters. For a free trial of HATC visit www.hatc.hu and click on 'Free Trial Subscription’.

Explore More Reports

  • Video: 5th Dist Bans Segways, Rickshaws, Beer Bikes

    Video: 5th Dist Bans Segways, Rickshaws, Beer Bikes

    • 30 May 2018 8:50 AM

    The 5th district’s local council on Tuesday announced that the use of Segways, electric bicycles, electric rollers, hoverboards, beer bikes and rickshaws will be banned on sidewalks and pedestrian zones from the middle of June.