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Shared E-scooters Will Make Ottawa's Streets and Sidewalks More Dangerous

This opinion piece, written by Ottawa-Gatineau Chapter President, Wayne Antle, appeared in the Ottawa Citizen.

"Recently, Ottawa City Council passed a motion to allow and expand the use of e-scooters on our streets in the downtown and some suburbs, putting blind people, other persons with disabilities, and all pedestrians at risk. Despite the very real safety concerns raised by various groups, the Council did not even require the e-scooter companies to implement measures to lessen the risks." Read the entire article here.

Archival Date: 
Thursday, June 3, 2021