Uber ride-sharing app launches Florida petition


Author: Paul Brinkmann
Publisher: South Florida Business Journal
Date: April 1, 2014

A popular ride-sharing app for smartphones, Uber, has launched a petition to support Florida legislation to clear the way for their business in Tampa, Orlando and Miami.

San Francisco-based Uber Technologies has encountered local ordinances in Florida’s three biggest cities that prevent it from operating.

According to a news release, 9,000 residents and visitors signed the Florida petition in the first 24 hours.  Read more here.