City of Shawnee

Golf Cart Updates

Golf Cart Changes and Updates
Posted on 03/23/2023

The City Council recently approved changes to the Municipal Code regarding golf carts and we wanted to pass along the changes to you. 

  • Golf carts are allowed on any Shawnee street that has a speed limit of 25 mph or less.
  • Golf carts are not allowed on any highways, trails, sidewalks, jogging paths or parks.
  • Golf carts can be driven at night if they have proper lighting.
  • Drivers must have a valid driver's license.
  • Golf cart owners must maintain insurance.
  • All traffic laws apply to golf carts.
  • The number of passengers is limited to the number of seats. No more than three people are allowed on a bench seat.

You can read the full ordinance here. If you have questions or concerns, please send us an e-mail or call the Police Department at (913) 631-2150.