Amanda Santos disembarks from FRED, a free transportation service around the downtown area. The driver is Aby Ortega.

Amanda Santos disembarks from FRED, a free transportation service around the downtown area. The driver is Aby Ortega. Photo by Jamie Scott Lytle.

— FRED, the shuttle service that provides free rides around downtown, hasn’t seen any impacts to its ridership since the rise of the “dockless” bikes (bikes that can be picked up and dropped off just about anywhere a rider wants) and e-scooters in the area since earlier this year...

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