After delays and a protracted license review, Lime electric scooters have finally launched in Montreal.\nScooter stations are currently limited to specific areas and users must be mindful of strict regulations.\nVisit MTLBlog for more headlines.\nThe time has finally come, Montreal, Lime electric scooters are here and they're rolling through an intersection near you. Today, Lime finally activated its fleet of scooters in Montreal. The roads in our city are about to get a lot more crowded!\nIf you download the app today, you'll find (by my count) 40 scooters, mostly localized to downtown, around Concordia and Atwater. Seems that Lime is rolling out slowly, testing the market.\nAt the time of writing, there are a few scooters scattered around town — as far as Jarry Parc, the East End, and deep N.D.G. near Concordia's Loyola campus. Hope those people get back before their scooters run out of battery.\nHere's where you can ride a Lime scooter in Montreal today!\nAs you can see from the photo below, Lime scooters and their docking stations are concentrated in downtown Montreal, the Village, and Westmount.\nMakes sense, because downtown Montreal and its surrounding area are best served by a scooter-share service. Montreal will have some of the strictest Lime regulations in the world as users will only be allowed to leave them in designated areas and must take a photo through the app to verify the drop-off.\nMTL Blog\nThe scooters were supposed to make an appearance this weekend, but the launch was delayed due to the weather. The official reveal took place this morning.\nMontreal city officials hope that by implementing strict regulations, users won't be tempted to litter the city with electric scooters like we've seen in cities like Paris.\nREAD ALSO: The Montreal Naked Bike Ride Rolled Through Downtown In The Rain This Weekend & Some People Used BIXIs (Video)\nStill, there are many options available for users who follow the rules and don't flout the regulations.\nMTL Blog\nMTL Blog\nIt's important to note that there are a few banned areas in Montreal. They're blocked off by a red square on the app. I'm not sure if the scooters are programmed to shut down in those areas, but be sure that you'll face consequences if you're caught Lime-ing in the restricted zones.\nSo far T.M.R,\nMTL Blog\nHampstead,\nMTL Blog\nMcGill University campus,\nMTL Blog\nand the Quartier des Spectacles banned all Lime scooters.\nMTL Blog\nKeep all the regulations and restricted areas in mind when you rent your Lime scooter today and you'll be smooth sailing.\nLaughing with others releases endorphins in the brain. Which also explains why social laughter feels so contagious! Each...Posted by Lime on Sunday, February 10, 2019\nIf you have videos or photos of you or your friends riding Lime scooters or spot someone riding one around town, send us a message to @MTLBlog on Twitter or Instagram!\nHave a safe and happy ride, Montreal!