Tel Avivians throw cold water on city water fountain pilot
Detractors say the project providing clean cold water free of charge to registered users constitutes an invasion of privacy and excludes the poor.
Seven new water fountains that will provide pedestrians with chilled filtered water were installed last week around Tel Aviv as part of a Tel Aviv Municipality pilot project it is running with a startup company called Woosh. The water stations supplement regular water fountains on the street and in some instances replace them, but Woosh stations require users to provide a phone number, credit card or ID chip and...
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