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Saturday, July 22, 2017

'EVO Car Share' in My City

They arrived in New Westminster in a big enough way so that even I noticed. I'm not the most likely candidate for a car share program as my rusty, old Ranger sits ready in my apartment's underground parking space.

Yet, I'm a little intrigued. In fact, I was interested enough to sign up with them. That included requesting an instantaneously-forwarded copy of my driving record from ICBC's online site. Oh, of course, it meant adding my data and a credit card too. I should hear back from them next week.

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EVO has a minimal, annual $2 fee for membership. They assure everyone that it is only required for legal reasons and the funds are donated to charity. I cannot imagine needing to borrow one of their hundreds of vehicles unless an unforeseen event left me without wheels. We use SkyTrain for most all trips to downtown Vancouver, as well. EVO seems a little pricey but would be useful in a pinch. At least, the minute, hourly, or daily fees are inclusive of gas and insurance.

Mostly though, I want a chance to drive a little Prius without visiting a dealer and pretending I'm in the market for one.


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