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Lunch & Learn

  • LOCATION: TCRPC 112 Market St, 2nd Fl Harrisburg, PA 17101 (map)
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NOTE: No registration necessary. Just show up!

The Benefits and Challenges of Ridesharing on the Transportation System

Uber is the world’s largest ridesharing company: it rapidly connects passengers and drivers with the seamlessness that taxi operators struggle to match. The app-based service provides the convenience of upfront pricing, a small army of drivers ready to pick up fares around the clock, and availability in hundreds of cities around the world. It has become commonplace as a way for people to get around without owning a car: it also provides extra income for those who do own cars. This webinar will discuss how ridesharing has impacted the transportation system and what are the challenges going forward. Planners will learn about how ridesharing will affect them and their communities.

Speaker: Kevin Kerr. Moderator: John Turack.

1.25 CM credits available through the American Planning Association.


TCRPC’s long-running Lunch & Learn program has become part of our effort to implement the 2040 Regional Growth Management Plan.

These FREE live webinars covering land use topics presented by Penn State Extension run from 12:00 to 1:15 p.m. in our second floor conference room at 112 Market St. in downtown Harrisburg. They offer Certification Maintenance credits, providing a convenient way for you to stay current with your continuing education requirements.

 
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Earlier Event: May 6
Dauphin County Planning Commission
Later Event: May 15
Perry County Planning Commission