Tag: scooters

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...

Your Views: If city won’t provide traffic oversight, citizens should

To the editor: I have come to the realization that Alexandria is not going to perform oversight of traffic at the very busy King and...

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...

Your Views: Union Street is a chaotic mess

To the editor: We are all in favor of a vibrant city life, but if you could see from your windows what we see on...

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

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] Since the early days of Alexandria’s e-scooter pilot program, voices of opposition have called for more regulation of the vehicles and their...

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...