Alliance urges city of Portland to adopt private-for-hire final recommendations



Alliance urges city of Portland to adopt private-for-hire final recommendations

The city of Portland’s Private-For-Hire Innovation Task Force, which included a representative of the Alliance, submitted its final recommended regulations for transportation network companies (TNC), such as Lyft and Uber.
The city of Portland’s Private-For-Hire Innovation Task Force, which included a representative of the Alliance, submitted its final recommended regulations for transportation network companies (TNC), such as Lyft and Uber. Portland City Council voted 3-2 to approve the final regulations. The Task Force recommended accommodating innovative and emerging industries such as TNCs and achieve parity between TNCs and the taxi industry while recognizing a few areas, such as insurance requirements, where the regulations vary due to inherent differences in the transportation models. Read the letter