What’s up, Rhode Island? Many of you have met our Providence team, but for those of you that haven’t, we wanted to introduce ourselves! Meet Lauren. Actually, you probably already have. She’s the Community Manager of Uber Providence and is constantly running about town. Born and raised in Rhode Island, Lauren always knows the fastest […]
Uber launched service in Providence last month to provide residents and visitors with access to reliable, efficient and – best of all – affordable transportation, whenever and wherever they want. But now affordable transportation in Rhode Island is in serious jeopardy: the state is about to implement a $40 minimum on any sedan trip, no matter how short the trip – effectively eliminating transportation options like Uber from the marketplace.