“So the Eco-Shuttle looks a little funny with the new #Jitney decals,” tweet the folks behind the REV Houston service. Why are those little white electric vehicles that drive passengers around Downtown, parts of Midtown, and the Washington Corridor for tips only now wearing Jitney decals?
Because the REV shuttles, long a favorite citation target of city permitting officials, are now street legal. And here’s the technicolor medallion to prove it:
- REV Eco-Shuttle is the first and only all-electric Jitney service [Twitter]
- Get around town for free [REV Eco-Shuttle]
- Previously on Swamplot: REV Houston Downtown Shuttle: No Fare, No Emissions, Just Tips and Tickets, Tips Only: Downtown-to-Midtown Zero-Emission Shuttle
Photos: REV Eco-Shuttle