Site menu:

Event Calendar

October  2017
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
29 30 31  

Site search

Recent Comments

News Categories




Assemblyman Jones Favors Ride-hailing Expansion Beyond NYC

From the Office of Assemblyman Bill Jones

Assemblyman Jones: Ride-hailing is long overdue for upstate New York
“While New York City has reaped the benefits of ride-hailing services for years, upstate communities have been unfairly left out. It’s time to change that. That’s why I support allowing these valuable services to operate in all corners of the state.
“In the North Country, ride-hailing would create jobs and increase safety on the roads. Ride-hailing will also provide a reliable alternative to public transportation to help citizens get to much-needed medical appointments and employment opportunities. It is without a doubt that these amenities will help connect our communities and spur economic growth for small businesses.
“I’ll continue fighting to bring ride-hailing upstate so that all New Yorkers can take advantage of these services and enjoy their benefits.”
The Peru Gazette asked Assemblyman’s Jone’s office if “ride-hailing” is another name for Uber and similar services. They responded, “Yes!”

WP Like Button Plugin by Free WordPress Templates