Philly Car Share

(Temple University's sports mascot "Hooter" stands with Temple president Richard Englert alongside a charging station and a Chevy Volt that are part of Philly Car Share's rental fleet on campus.  Credit: Pat Loeb)

Temple Univ. Gets Charging Stations For an Electric Car-Sharing Fleet

Temple University students who join Philly Car Share will have access to electric cars, now that the university has installed two charging stations on its North Broad Street campus.


(A Philly Car Share pickup point.  File photo by Mike DeNardo)

Nonprofit Philly Car Share Sold to For-Profit Enterprise Car Rental Co.

Philly Car Share got into financial trouble by expanding too fast, says executive director Gerald Furgione, and as a nonprofit it didn’t have access to the kinds of capital that it needed to right itself.


One of the newest pieces of the Philly Car Share fleet (by KYW's Paul Kurtz)

Philly Car Share Boosting Fleet With Electric Cars

Executive Director Jerry Fergione says they’ve ordered 18 Chevy Volts and 20 charging stations will be built throughout the city.


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City Controller: Hundreds Of Philadelphia Businesses Could Be Cheating On Sales Tax

Hundreds of businesses in Philadelphia could be cheating on their sales taxes, according to a new report released Wednesday by the city controller.