19 Apr '11, 11pm

With Zipcar's Big IPO, Car-Sharing Gains Attention: While industry observers focused last week on the lofty init...

The first five years I lived in Chicago, I didn't own a car. I was near enough to the lake that public transit was sufficient to get to the Loop or Evanston without too much hassle; but beyond that it was difficult to get elsewhere in the city without either long bus rides or finding a friend with a car. When I finally got a car, however, I spent most of my time searching for street parking and then keeping the car there for weeks on end, especially if I found a good spot. I saw Zipcar was operating in the Chicago area when I was visiting last year. If I were going to move back, I would definitely go with Zipcar rather than having a personal car.

Full article: http://www.hybridcars.com/news/zipcar%E2%80%99s-big-ipo-c...

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