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Ride-sharing app seeking to connect more drivers, riders in Grand Junction

Uber, a smartphone app that connects drivers and people who need a ride, has changed the way people think about transportation since it started in 2009. Its motto is “everyone’s private driver.” Though many Grand Junction residents aren’t familiar with the app, it’s been in the area on a “trial basis” for a year, according to spokeswoman Jaime Moore.



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