With the news that the MTA is desperate for a federal bailout and New York State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli saying “unheard of” service cuts will happen, more people will be forced to drive cars. As it is, plenty of people are opting for cars even before service cuts because mass transit is an unappealing option in the age of Covid. Used cars are fetching higher prices than ever. Some are calling the additional wheels on the road, Carmegeddon.
But fear not. Because we’re all about trying to stay hip (ha) and make you hip (ha) we have to introduce you to the word micromobility and how that trend might stave off Carmegeddon. Micromobility devices include bicycles, e-bikes, electric scooters, and electric skateboards. The