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Coffee on two wheels at Kickstart Scooters

Walker Evans Walker Evans

  The Dispatch wrote Coffee on two wheels  Tuesday, July 22, 2008 BY BILL CHRONISTER The owners of the Kickstart, a motor-scooter shop at 913 N. High St., soon will be adding caffeine to the fuel mix. Chris Cannon and Jodi Stully have set up a separate space for a coffee shop, which they expect […]

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David the scooter vs. Goliath the car

Walker Evans Walker Evans

The Dispatch wrote David the scooter vs. Goliath the car Saturday, July 19, 2008 BY TIM DOULIN From a distance, motor scooters look like they would be fun to ride. But when you get behind one in a car, well, they are just another two-wheeled pest to some motorists. Columbus finally recognized scooters by giving […]

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Gay Street Parking Lot Opens For Scooters

Walker Evans Walker Evans

NBC4i.com wrote Parking Lot Opens For Downtown Scooters Tuesday, Jul 15, 2008 By Denise Yost Trimming expenses is the name of the game for a growing number of Central Ohioans, and with gas hovering near $4 a gallon, riding bicycles, motorcycles and scooters is growing in popularity. Getting to work on two wheels is becoming […]

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Scooters gaining appeal as alternative transportation

Walker Evans Walker Evans

The Dispatch wrote Scooters gaining appeal as alternative transportation Saturday, July 5, 2008 BY KEVIN JOY No longer a plaything of geeks and hipsters, scooters are zipping into the consciousness of drivers once indifferent to two-wheeled transportation. Nationwide, first-quarter scooter sales were up 24 percent this year, according to the Motorcycle Industry Council. Interest is […]

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Columbus Scooter Parking Debate

Walker Evans Walker Evans

Urban In-Fill wrote Columbus Scooter Parking Debate June 10, 2008 by Jeff Johnson A group of downtown enthusiasts/scooter fans met this past Friday to discuss ways to enhance the urban experience and how it relates to moving people in, out and around downtown Columbus. Those who commute to work on motorized two-wheeled vehicles are seeking […]

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Bikers served $40 notice to clear out of Pearl Alley

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The Dispatch wrote Bikers served $40 notice to clear out of Pearl Alley Friday, May 30, 2008 BY BOBBY PIERCE Motorcyclists and scooter riders say the tickets they found on their bikes Wednesday afternoon mean they’ve lost their parking haven Downtown. But Columbus officials say they’re trying to find ways to accommodate the smaller vehicles. […]

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NRI Squashing Scooter Parking

 Griz28

I’ve parked for the past 2 years behind Frog Bear down in the arena with my little 150cc scooter. Today I got a note reading: “In the future, please do not park scooters or motorcycles in or around the bike racks. NRI has requested that we start warning folks about it. A printed policy will […]

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