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New push to bring ride-sharing to WNY

Posted at 11:27 PM, Dec 05, 2016
and last updated 2016-12-05 23:29:04-05
A local Police Chief is taking a firm stance on bringing ride-sharing to Western and Upstate New York.
 
Cheektowaga Police Chief David Zack, who is also the Executive Director of the New York State Association of Chiefs of Police sent a letter Monday to Governor Andrew Cuomo, urging him to pass legislation to bring ride-sharing services to Upstate New York.
 
This is the letter that was sent to Gov. Cuomo.

 
"Someone determined it (ride-sharing) was good enough for New York City...I live in Buffalo. What about my city?" said Chief Zack.
 
Zack says it's proven that ride-sharing has had an impact on reducing crashes related to alcohol and arrests.