Fare Policy: Trips and Troubles in Transportation

Time: 10:45 am - 12:00 pm

Date: Saturday, November 23, 2019

23-11-2019 10:45 23-11-2019 12:00 America/Chicago Fare Policy: Trips and Troubles in Transportation

The cost of transportation has dueling forces at play. Local and federal transportation funding is often static and depleted, yet new investor-fueled start-ups on city streets are challenging cost assumptions with new variable rates and shared fleets of cars, scooters and, now, mopeds. Whether traditional transportation or new entrants, fares remain the essential personal “buy-in”… Read more »

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Synopsis

The cost of transportation has dueling forces at play. Local and federal transportation funding is often static and depleted, yet new investor-fueled start-ups on city streets are challenging cost assumptions with new variable rates and shared fleets of cars, scooters and, now, mopeds. Whether traditional transportation or new entrants, fares remain the essential personal “buy-in” that all riders see and all cities can weigh in on. Find out how your city can start to see trips and take into account transportation troubles to build fare policy that works for everyone.

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