Stories tagged: Scooters
Thu., Sept. 5, 2019, 5 a.m.
The city-owned Trailhead Golf Course in Liberty Lake has been making improvements to entice golfers to it’s nine-hole course and the latest of those efforts is the acquisition of four …
UPDATED: Wed., July 10, 2019, 9:43 p.m.
The City of Spokane plans to reinvest its revenue from Lime scooters and bicycles into making the program safer and better organized.
Tue., June 25, 2019, 5 a.m.
Starting June 28 at 6 p.m. and ending June 30 at 10 p.m., Lime bikes and scooters can’t be checked out or parked in parts of downtown Spokane and Riverfront …
UPDATED: Mon., April 29, 2019, 10:30 p.m.
Scooters will return to Spokane in just a few weeks after the Spokane City Council approved a contract with Lime, a California-based bike and scooter sharing company.
UPDATED: Mon., April 29, 2019, 9:57 a.m.
For those who still have dollars on their Lime apps, the two-week countdown begins. Lime, the purveyor of those popular, if occasionally bothersome, electric green scooters, will return to Spokane …
UPDATED: Wed., April 17, 2019, 7:30 p.m.
Electric scooters are overtaking station-based bicycles as the most popular form of shared transportation outside transit and cars.
Thu., Nov. 8, 2018, 6:03 p.m.
Ford Motor Co. has bought an electric scooter sharing company, expanding its presence in alternative modes of transportation.
Tue., June 12, 2018, 9:35 a.m.
Bird Rides and other scooter startups have drawn fire from pedestrian advocates, politicians and annoyed citizens. Now they have a new nemesis: Personal-injury lawyers.
Tue., July 25, 2017, 5:55 a.m.
The Packscooter looks like something you’d see a kid riding around the block. But the design belies a transformable conveyance that’s helped two explorers navigate more than 1,000 miles of …
UPDATED: Wed., June 21, 2017, 5:03 p.m.
Boston-based World Against Toys Causing Harm said Wednesday in unveiling its summer safety report that the ubiquitous spinners, already banned in many schools, can fall apart and the small pieces …
Fri., Dec. 2, 2016, 9:20 a.m.
The New York City Police Department has announced plans to expand its fleet of Smart cars to replace the three-wheeled scooters that officers utilized for decades.
Mon., July 25, 2016, 10:36 a.m.
Doug Clark and his pal Scott Cooper are attempting to ride their motor scooters about 100 miles to Black Lake. Will they make it?
Sat., Aug. 20, 2011
Spokane County commissioners will take testimony Tuesday on a proposal to require helmet use on just about anything that has wheels and isn’t a car. The proposed ordinance would apply …
Tue., Aug. 16, 2011, 6:13 p.m.
A 75-year-old man died Monday after crashing his scooter into a car in Spokane Valley.
Thu., May 5, 2011
A rally Saturday in Coeur d’Alene aims to boost motorist awareness of motorcycle and scooter riders. ABATE of North Idaho, a motorcycle education group, will host the Motorcycle Awareness Parade …
Sun., May 17, 2009
You’re driving on a lonesome highway somewhere between here and there. In your rearview mirror, you see a swarm of two-wheelers and helmets. Your heart starts racing and thoughts of …