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Our View: Should the e-scooter pilot continue?

There are two basic questions in the decision tree regarding the future of commercial e-scooters in Alexandria: Should they exist? And if so, how...

Scooters in Alexandria Part 8: The future of e-scooters

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] Are scooters a vibrant new part of Alexandria’s transportation puzzle or a dangerous eyesore? That’s the question, and city residents...

City extends e-scooter pilot to end of year

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] City staff has extended the e-scooter pilot program until the end of the year, according to an Aug. 23 staff...

Scooters in Alexandria Part 7: Equity remains a challenge for city’s...

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] On June 20, city councilor Mo Seifeldein released a statement calling for the suspension of Alexandria’s e-scooter pilot program. In...

Scooters in Alexandria Part 6: Are scooters on the right path?

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] Alexandria’s e-scooter pilot program is nearing the end of the road in September, and community members have lingering questions about...

Police investigate fourth scooter crash

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] The city’s fourth reported scooter crash occurred on Saturday, according to a news release. The incident occurred at the intersection...

Your Views: Who is liable in scooter accidents?

To the editor: There’s been a lot of talk recently about the use of e-scooters. Typically, the focus is on who uses the scooters and...

Our View: Policing scooters should not fall to residents

“We have been very clear from the beginning of the pilot that residents should contact the companies,” Yon Lambert, director of the Department of...

Mo Seifeldein calls for suspension of scooters

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] Councilor Mo Seifeldein is calling for the temporary suspension of the city’s e-scooter pilot program, according to a June 20...

Your Views: Cars are worse than scooters

To the editor: I would like to respond to the Alexandria Times’ series on the scooter pilot program. The subtitle of the third article in the...