23 Feb '17, 5pm

#Pamplona Fla.'s Broward County considering taxis, Uber, Lyft for paratransit

#Pamplona Fla.'s Broward County considering taxis, Uber, Lyft for paratransit

BROWARD, Fla. — Broward County Transit officials are exploring a plan to enable paratransit riders to use Uber, Lyft, or a taxicab in addition to its TOPS! (Transportation Options) shuttle service, the Sun-Sentinel reports. The county would pick up $15 of the tab. With most paratransit rides five miles or fewer, county officials believe $15 likely would cover the entire bill. RELATED: Transit partners with ridesharing services to create multimodal options The program must still be approved by a County Commission vote, however, at a transportation workshop, commissioners expressed support. For the full story, click here .

Full article: http://www.metro-magazine.com/accessibility/news/720162/f...

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