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Electric scooters, dockless bikes to keep rolling in Coral Gables


Written by on February 12, 2019

Coral Gables is taking the next steps with its dockless bike and electric scooter pilot programs with two companies: Spin and Bird. The pilot programs with both providers were extended Tuesday and will continue until city staff releases requests for proposals (RFPs) after the end of the state legislative session in the early spring.

City staff recommended that only one vendor eventually be chosen to operate in the city and there be a cap on the number of scooters and bikes allowed in the city. The staff also recommended to the commissioners that they expand bike and dockless parking areas and eventually require the chosen vendor to contribute to “slow lane” infrastructure and parking…To read the full story click here