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Brickell, Downtown Miami Getting Rentable Scooters As Part Of New Pilot Program

By Hank Tester
MIAMI (CBSMiami) – A Miami pilot program is set to be announced and it has to do with motorized, electric scooters.

Six scooter companies are putting 300 scooters on the streets and sidewalks of Commission District 2, which belongs to Commissioner Ken Russel.

“The average ride is a mile of less,” said Russell. “People use it to go to lunch a lot, instead of taking a car into the center of downtown or into the Grove. Look on the app, find the scooter, hop on and get where you are going.”

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