MILWAUKEE | Cities grappling with how to deal with electric scooters

12Jul - by Editor - 0 - In STL.News



MILWAUKEE – Overnight in dozens of cities across the U.S., the electric scooters arrive, often without warning to public officials, parked along sidewalks and ready to be taken for a spin with a few taps on a smartphone.
It’s not long before they attra

ct attention — and it’s not always positive: Lawsuits and cease-and-desist orders have sometimes followed the arrival of California-based companies Bird Rides Inc., LimeBike and Spin, with city officials saying the scooters aren’t legal to operate on streets or the sidewalks where they get dangerously close to pedestrians.

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