Ride to the Polls with uberX

On election day this Monday, Ottawans will be heading to the polls to cast their vote. It’s an important day filled with big decisions for all. Thankfully, how you get to and from the polls will be the easiest decision you make all day.

We’re offering all Ottawans free rides to and from the polls
– up to $20 each way –
on voting day!

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HERE’S HOW TO GET YOUR FREE RIDES:

NEW TO UBER?
1. Sign up here using the code PollsOTT
2. Download the Uber app for iPhone or Android
3. Sign into your account
4. Request your uberX a few minutes before you need to head to the polls

ALREADY USE UBER?
Open your app, tap the User Profile icon, tap ‘Promotions’, punch in the code PollsOTT

(BlackBerry user? Email us here for access to our mobile site!)

Code is only valid on voting day (Oct 27, 2014) from 9:00AM-9:00PM. Code must be applied before you ride in order to be redeemed. Only applicable to rides in Ottawa.

Lastly, we share the heartache that all Canadians continue to feel after Wednesday’s tragedy. Let’s work together to help support the families of Warrant Officer Patrice Vincent and Corporal Nathan Cirillo. For the next week, $1 from every uberX trip will be donated to Standonguardfund.com.

Happy voting,
Team Uber Ottawa

PS. If you’re new to Uber, check out this “Uber Basics” video which shows you exactly how to use the app!

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