Birds Scooters Coming Soon To Perfect Village

Our favorite Johnson County suburb will soon start an American transit experiment that has mostly failed.

Here's a peek at some hesitancy . . .

Other council members expressed concerns about the scooters interfering with local business, or being recklessly used by adults under the influence of alcohol.

Mayor Eric Mikkelson said he voted in favor of the pilot program, because the contract allows the city to terminate the program with 30 days notice to Bird if the program becomes problematic.

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