Today Only: Request an uberX, Receive a Philly Pretzel
Last Thursday, Philadelphia City Council unanimously approved a resolution supporting uberX in the City of Brotherly Love. The resolution urges the PA General Assembly “to swiftly pass legislation” that would establish regulations for ridesharing options like uberX throughout the state, including Philadelphia, saying “Philadelphians desire and deserve additional transportation options.”
This is a great step forward, and we thank Councilmen Jim Kenney for his leadership and co-sponsor Councilmembers Goode, Greenlee, Tasco, Jones, Bass, Reynolds Brown, Squilla, O’Neill, and Henon for their support.
To celebrate, we are showing all of our supporters our Philly pride with a little #UberPretzelLove.
Today Only: Request an uberX, Receive a Pretzel
Starting at Noon, request an uberX vehicle as you normally would and hope yours arrives with our favorite salty treat, courtesy of Philly Pretzel Factory!
While the work isn’t over yet, and legislators need to act this year to make this progress permanent, these actions are a major step forward and we’re so excited to share the news with you.
Today, I’m excited to announce that Arianna Huffington will join Uber’s board. For those of us who know Arianna, it’s clear she knows a thing or two about being an entrepreneur. As the founder and editor-in-chief of The Huffington Post, she’s built one of the most successful, innovative media companies in the world… from scratch. […]