Janie Har

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San Francisco Wants to Require Permits for Transportation Tech Testing

Scooter in trash in San Francisco A man walks past an electric scooter that was dumped into a trash can in San Francisco. (Janie Har/AP)

SAN FRANCISCO — Tired of San Francisco streets being used as a testing ground for the latest delivery technology and transportation apps, city leaders are now requiring businesses to get permits before trying out new high-tech ideas in public.

Janie Har | Associated Press
December 11, 2019