A petition asking for Ridesharing to finally come to Manitoba is making rounds on the internet.
Nearly the top post of the Winnipeg reddit after 24 hours and gathering nearly 10 000 signatures and growing.
The petition on change.org reads
Cities around the world are embracing ridesharing as a solution to reduce impaired driving, traffic, and carbon emissions. People in our communities benefit from having a reliable, affordable way to get around safely, while driving provides a new, flexible earning opportunity.
Manitoba is a great province and Winnipeg deserves more transportation options. Cities across Canada are embracing innovation and adopting smart regulations for ridesharing. Some of these cities include Edmonton, Red Deer, Lethbridge, Ottawa, Toronto, Hamilton and Niagara Region, to name just a few.
It continues on to ask for your help
Please let your elected officials in the Manitoba legislature and at City Hall know that you support ridesharing in Winnipeg and Manitoba.
Sign this petition to show your support for ridesharing in Winnipeg and Manitoba.
To view or sign the petition it can be accessed here. (click)