In the assessment of one analyst from the Austin Business Journal, Uber’s withdrawal from Austin does have some benefits even if the circumstances could have bene better. The issue with the TNC brought tech leaders together to understand the extent of Austin’s traffic problem and start organizing its efforts to call for a vote regarding critical issues regarding the city and some of them are taking part in the commissions. The media is also actively reporting on the updates regarding the TNCs. The public is also becoming active in the discussions, especially online as they take part in the discussions regarding the TNCs.
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