OjO arrival on city streets takes Explore Bike Share beyond business of bikes

By , Daily Memphian Updated: October 24, 2019 10:06 AM CT | Published: October 23, 2019 1:15 PM CT
<strong>Becca Hand (center) waits for her friends to gear up for a ride during the roll out of new OjO scooters by Explore Bike Share on Wednesday, Oct. 23, near Crosstown. OjOs are seated electric scooters that will share docking stations with the Explore bikes.</strong> (Jim Weber/Daily Memphian)

Becca Hand (center) waits for her friends to gear up for a ride during the roll out of new OjO scooters by Explore Bike Share on Wednesday, Oct. 23, near Crosstown. OjOs are seated electric scooters that will share docking stations with the Explore bikes. (Jim Weber/Daily Memphian)

The new scooters that debuted Wednesday in Crosstown with seats and bigger tires use a network of Bike Share stations around the city and are part of the move to keep more scooters in bike lanes and off sidewalks.

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Explore Bike Share Nicholas Oyler OjO shared mobility Trey Moore
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Bill Dries covers city government and politics. He is a native Memphian and has been a reporter for more than 40 years.


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