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Why Ridesharing Isn’t a Substitute for Investing in Transit

The best way to serve the most people is to prioritize public transit. The rise of Uber and similar ridesharing companies has dominated urban mobility discussions since the late 2000s. Many Torontonians are still processing the fallout from the epic battle between the technology company and our city’s taxi industry. In that struggle, Uber presented itself as an upstart underdog, keen to give urban residents new ways of […] The post Why Ridesharing Isn’t a Substitute for Investing in Transit appeared first on Torontoist.
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