Can I operate a golf cart in the city and if so, what are the regulations?
Yes, you may operate a golf cart in the city. The City of El Lago follows Texas state laws regarding golf carts.
  • The cart must be insured with at least minimum liability insurance with proof of liability in the cart.
  • The cart must only be operated by a licensed driver and be able to present a valid driver’s license when required.
  • Cart must be equipped with headlights, tail lights, parking brake, reflectors and mirrors.
  • Cart must be operated in accordance with city and state traffic laws (includes being driven only on roadways (not sidewalks or grass).
  • Note: No registration is required to operate the golf cart on public city streets.

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