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Bird scooters landed in Cincinnati in July and not everybody is happy about it.

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Bill Rinehart / WVXU

A Cincinnati council member said Wednesday any agreement between the city and Bird, the electric scooter company that launched here recently, should include language for the company to cover damages suffered by victims of misuse of the motorized scooters.

Columbus’ Department of Public Safety has started regulating shared public mobility devices, including electric scooters, effective immediately.

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Ann Thompson / WVXU

Updated: 2:26 p.m.

Thursday Bird began testing its dock-free electric scooters in Cincinnati to the delight of many riders in Over-the-Rhine, Downtown and The Banks.