Uber comes to Lafayette

Source: KATC

Uber arrives in Lafayette today

 Uber arrives in Lafayette
 Ride-sharing service Uber arrives in Lafayette today.

According to a press release from Lafayette Consolidated Government, the service will begin about 1 p.m.

Uber and similar ride-sharing apps were on the list of things to bring to the city as part of Plan Lafayette, the city’s comprehensive plan.

The San Francisco-based company has sparked controversy in many cities, particularly from the taxi and limousine industry.

Durel noted in the release that officials are already looking at ways to govern the ride-sharing industry in Lafayette.