The city of Dallas is working with ride-share services to help ease congestion in Deep Ellum, the city confirmed Wednesday.
The proposed solution would create a designated holding zone for Uber, Lyft and other ride-share drivers -- similar to a fix many airports use, the city said.
Drivers would also have a designated pick-up and drop-off time, the city said. The plan would also include signage and lighting to mark the designated areas.
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"Uber is excited to partner with the city of Dallas to help make it easier for people to get around in Deep Ellum with dedicated pickup and drop-off lanes," Uber Texas Communications Manager Travis Considine said in a statement.
The program is scheduled to launch as a pilot program Thursday, April 18. The city said it would announce more information about the program on Tuesday.