Bars are popping, music is pumping, and you’re still out with your friends having the time of your life. Follow these tips the moment the clock strikes 2, and you’ll have a ride home after you let loose in the Old Town Entertainment District.
From downtown Portland to the heart of Boise, driver partners come from everywhere and their reasons for driving with Uber are just as diverse. Whether they’re making a full-time income or supplementing a crazy business idea (because, why the heck not), driver-partners are driving themselves, their communities, and more importantly their dreams.
You’re invited to ride UberSELECT, the newest way to take your ride up a notch in Portland. Whether you’re headed to a big meeting downtown or a first date across the river, choose SELECT to be connected to Portland’s top drivers in high-end vehicles including BMW, Lexus and Tesla.
With over 5,000 partners in Portland and counting, it’s nice to take some time and get to know their stories. Through events at our Partner Support Center, volunteer opportunities and partner involvement with UberIMPACT, we’ve learned a bit more about the people who make Uber in Portland possible. Read some of their stories below:
We’ve been exploring Portland since April and now that we are here for good– we want your Uber rides to get you where you need to go without a bump in the road. Check out these Uber Pro Tips to ensure a 5 star experience!
Portland, the day has finally come. Yesterday, your city leaders passed a historic vote that makes ridesharing permanent in Portland. It’s been a long road, but we’re honored to be a part of a city that is a hub for transportation, technology, culture and creativity.
Just in time for Small Business Saturday, we want to share some of our favorite neighborhoods and small business owners that make us continue to have the biggest crush ever on Portland. If you’re in town this weekend, make sure to support the folks who make these neighborhoods what they are today.
We know there’s a lot of prep that goes into making the perfect 180°F turkey and organizing a seating chart that accommodates the whole family. Sometimes the napkins don’t match and other times forgetting one ingredient serendipitously turns into one unforgettable meal. No matter what happens, let’s leave the mess in the kitchen this holiday by making everything else a piece of cranberry pie.
The season of giving has arrived and we wanted to kick it off by highlighting some of the ways our partners are getting involved in the local Portland community.
Six months and one million trips later, ridesharing is in full swing in the Rose City and we couldn’t be more excited to be here. One city. One million rides. Thanks for having us, Portland.