February 22, 2012 1

What's the Magic Behind Transit-Friendly Portland?

*+-Today marks the official launch of Getaround in Portland, and it’s hard not to wonder: what makes The City of Roses—or the entire state of Oregon for that matter—an ideal place for peer-to-peer car sharing? To help us answer this burning question, we turned to Michael Andesen, founder and editor of Portland Afoot, an independent […]

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December 13, 2011 9

Hello, Portland. Welcome to Getaround!

*+-Today, we’re thrilled to announce the launch of peer-to-peer car sharing in Portland, Oregon! This historic expansion—our first ever beyond California—is thanks to a $1.725 million federal grant awarded to us by the Federal Highway Administration. They’ve asked us to partner with the City of Portland to research the impact and value of car sharing […]

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