Bird electric scooters ruffle city officials’ feathers with surprise launch

With no advance notice, flocks of Bird electric scooters appeared on Cincinnati sidewalks Thursday morning, according to The Enquirer. Based on launches in other cities with initial Bird sightings similar to Cincinnati’s, Santa Monica-based Bird seems to be following a “launch-first, permit-later” deployment strategy, surprising and at times annoying city officials. Bird places groups of scooters … Read moreBird electric scooters ruffle city officials’ feathers with surprise launch