New York is set to welcome dockless scooters such as Lime and Bird to its roads and streets.
New York has held out legalizing the polarizing technology, but latest reports suggest Governor Andrew Cuomo will sign a bill to legalize the micro mobility services.
Manhattan will still retain its ban on the electric ride-sharing scooters.
Bill pushed through in last session
The bill is being pushed through before the state’s legislative session ends on Wednesday. The governor would have the final say on the bill.
Micromobility services like shared e-bikes and scooters have been contentious, in many of the cities where they have been introduced.