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Uber launches in Grants Pass

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — People in Grants Pass now have one more option for getting a ride. The ridesharing company, Uber, just launched in the city. The Grants Pass City Council passed an ordinance in April which allows ridesharing services to pick …

Lyft, Uber now operating in Ashland

ASHLAND, Ore. — Uber and Lyft launched in Ashland after more than a year of discussion. According to the Ashland Police Department, Lyft’s permit was finalized Wednesday. The companies started picking people up in the city limits Thursday morning. Potential drivers can …

Lyft, Uber allowed in Ashland Thursday

ASHLAND, Ore. – Ride-sharing officially launches in Ashland Thursday. According to the Ashland Police Department, Lyft’s permit was finalized Wednesday. That means people can start ordering rides in the city beginning Thursday. Until now, riders could only be dropped off in Ashland …

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 …