Tag: e-scooters

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

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com Alexandria’s e-scooter pilot program is nearing the end of the road in September, and community members have lingering questions about...

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...

Scooters in Alexandria Part 5: State bill regulates e-scooters

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com Since the early days of Alexandria’s e-scooter pilot program, voices of opposition have called for more regulation of the vehicles and their...

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...

Scooters in Alexandria Part 4: City’s scooter pilot aims to hold...

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com With most school years coming to an official end this month, summer will likely be the busiest and most demanding...

Your Views: E-scooters are not safe, especially in the City of...

To the editor: Anyone walking around Alexandria cannot help but notice all the electric scooters scattered hither and yon. How cute and harmless they look,...

Your Views: Vision Zero data is disappointing and alarming

To the editor: While I applaud the carrot approach for enticing people to get out of their cars and use transit or ride a bike...