1000 Words: Susan Shaheen on Shared Mobility Equity

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Approved by Dr. Susan Shaheen, Edited by CALCOG on Thursday, April 5, 2018

Shared mobility—the shared use of a motor vehicle, bicycle, or other mode that allows users to obtain short-term access to transportation on an as-needed basis—can have implications on access and mobility for users in terms of transportation equity. A maxim often drawn from the sermons of Dr. Martin Luther King is that "our lives begin to end the day we become silent on things that matter." As our transportation industry faces disruptions from sharing, automated, and electric vehicles along with other Mobility on Demand (MOD) providers, we must remain vigilant to providing fair access to our evolving transportation systems.

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News Date: 
Apr 05
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https://www.calcog.org/index.php?src=blog&srctype=detail&blogid=17

 

 

 

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