Electric Scooters Good for the Planet? Only If They Replace Car Trips (8-4-19)

Shared dockless electric scooters, or e-scooters, transport riders over short distances in cities. Ride share companies promote them as an environmentally…

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Congestion Pricing In Manhattan, First Such Plan In U.S., Is Close To Approval (3-25-19)

[What you need to know to start the day: Get New York Today in your inbox.] ALBANY — After years of…

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Ridesharing Service For Kids Launches In The DC Area (3-27-19)

You have likely heard about companies, such as Uber and Lyft, but there is a new ridesharing service hitting the…

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How to Find Wheelchair-Accessible Ubers (3-25-19)

Let’s face it—we take ride-hailing apps like Uber for granted. In less than three minutes’ time, we can hail a…

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Metro Moves To Subsidize Late-Night Rides On Uber And Lyft As A Substitute For Rail Service (3-14-19)

For the past few years, Metro has closed its rail system before midnight on Sundays through Thursdays and at 1 a.m.…

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