State Lawmakers hold ridesharing public forum at Albright Knox

Posted at 11:24 AM, Feb 11, 2017
and last updated 2017-02-12 15:08:40-05

Members of the community and lawmakers from across the area all gathered at Albright Knox Art Gallery Auditorium Saturday morning to voice their opinions on ridesharing in Upstate New York.

Among the state legislators that attended the public forum was Crystal Peoples-Stokes. 

According to a new poll, 77 percent of New Yorkers support ridesharing. Thirty six states in the U.S. have adopted legislation to allow Ridesharing. 

New York State Legislation is currently considering making ridesharing in upstate legal.