Capital CarShare Starts Operation in Albany

Capital CarShare has started its car-sharing service in Albany, N.Y. Photo via Wikimedia.
Capital CarShare has started its car-sharing service in Albany, N.Y. Photo via Wikimedia.

Capital CarShare has launched its car-sharing service in Albany. With two Hyundai Accents and two Toyota Priuses available, the company plans to add two more vehicles soon, according to a report by the Times Union.

Car-sharing members carry a key fob to enter a car, which they reserved either online or over the phone. There are two options for membership: the gold level is $30 a month and $5 per hour and the silver level is $5 per month and $11 per hour, says the report.

Nnenna Ferguson, Capital CarShare’s director, told the Times Union that the company hopes to add 100 members by September.

Click here to read the full Times Union article: http://blog.timesunion.com/gettingthere/car-sharing-program-ready-to-roll-in-albany/6284/

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