Subsidized Uber Rides, Denton County, Texas, 2016

  • Date Launched: Oct 10, 2016
  • Dates given are approximate.

Summary

The Denton County Transportation Authority (DCTA) has partnered with Uber to launch a pilot program that provides subsidized Uber rides. Passengers will receive $2 discount on two types of Uber rides between Monday and Friday from 5:30 am to 7:00 pm: (i) rides starting and ending within the Highland Village Zone; and (ii) rides starting and/or end at the Medical Center of Lewisville with a pick up location and/or destination in the Highland Village Zone. According to officials, depending on the success of the pilot, the program may be expanded to other areas of Denton County.

Update: Begining May 2017 this service has expanded to include new areas in North Lewisville and areas east of Interstate 35E.

For more information see Mass Transit.

Contributed through a partnership between the Shared-Use Mobility Center, ITS America, and the Federal Transit Administration’s Mobility on Demand Program  

Updated June 2017

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