Shared Electric Scooters Banned From Montreal

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Following a pilot project in Montreal last summer, dockless electric scooters are dead in the water.

The city found that there were way too many tickets issued to users of shared e-scooters for non-compliance with Montreal rules.

Everyone was getting in on the action, from Uber to Lime and Bird, each unleashing their electric scooters on the streets of the city last June.

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The pilot project brought ride-sharing e-scooter services to the city in an effort to provide more types of environmentally-friendly transportation. But, with over 300 tickets issued over non-compliance, this mode of transportation is just not going to happen here.

E-scooters have also led to safety issues and caused other problems with pedestrians and cyclists.

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