electric scooters

Gotcha scooter photo
Courtesy photo / Gotcha Scooters

Gotcha E-scooters are coming back to the Lansing area.


Electric scooters will return to East Lansing when Michigan State University students begin the fall semester. However, Lime or Bird won't provide the scooters. A different company, Gotcha, will make its debut.



Bird scooter
Reginald Hardwick / WKAR-MSU

Electric scooters will return to East Lansing sometime this summer, but this time there will be different regulations in place.

Bird scooter
Reginald Hardwick / WKAR-MSU

Snow fall has officially reached Michigan grounds during this cold season and sooner or later, sidewalks will become slippery too. So what will happen to the electric scooters?

Current State for Oct. 6-7, 2018

Oct 5, 2018

On this edition of Current State: New pipeline protection plans; Bird Scooters land on sidewalks & impound lots; MSU students rally for Indonesia; Little Rock Nine member Ernest Green; Studying political polarization 1973-now; Plastics in our Great Lakes; dental health and a Jackson teacher's "Random Act of Kindness."


Bird scooters
Reginald Hardwick / WKAR Public Media

Nearly a hundred Bird scooters were dropped off in East Lansing without the permission from the city's council earlier this month.