Another transit option may be coming to Downtown Sarasota. People power to get you around... read it in the Sarasota Herald Tribune
"Randy Giffen's thoughts are now taking shape as the Sarasota Surrey Cab Co.
Giffen wants to introduce â€œpedicabsâ€ to downtown Sarasota.
The transportation service would be similar to taxis but without the polluting combustion engines. Tricycle carriages, with licensed drivers, would carry residents and tourists to and from hotels, condos, theaters and restaurants.
Itâ€™s an untried idea in a downtown where a county-operated trolley service recently failed to attract enough passengers.
â€œIf itâ€™s not done in a proper way, it could be an embarrassment for the city,â€ Giffen said. â€œItâ€™s imperative that it be done right.â€
I guess I can ride one to the water taxi stop...