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Ashland mayor hits the brakes on Uber/Lyft

ASHLAND, Ore. — Uber and Lyft drivers were going to start picking people up in Ashland as soon as permits were filed with the city. Less than a week after it was approved by Ashland City Councilors, Ashland’s mayor sent a letter to …

Uber, Lyft ordinance vetoed by Ashland mayor

Update (02/11/19, 2:05 p.m.) – The City of Ashland has released the text of Mayor John Stromberg’s “friendly veto” of an ordinance regulating companies like Uber and Lyft. While the measure passed through the city council with a four to two vote …

Ashland approves ride-sharing companies

ASHLAND, Ore. — UPDATE 02/05/19 – Tuesday evening, Ashland city councilors voted to approve the second reading of the ordinance on a 4-2 vote. This approval allows ride-sharing companies like Uber and Lyft to come to the city of Ashland. The second …

Uber, Lyft fail to register in Ashland

ASHLAND, Ore. – Thursday is the first day Uber and Lyft drivers will be allowed to pick up passengers in Ashland. However, police say the companies haven’t registered to do so. The Ashland Police Department said starting October 18, transportation network companies …

Ride-sharing comes to Ashland

ASHLAND, Ore. — Ridesharing services like Lyft and Uber have officially been approved to operate in the city of Ashland. Ashland city councilors passed the ordinance with a 4 to 2 vote Tuesday. “To people who are without cars to get transportation, …