GALVESTON — For Larry Murphy Sr., the business opportunity was obvious.

With the opening last year of Galveston’s Pleasure Pier, he realized some visitors, perhaps tired from a day of fun and sun, might be looking for a quick and easy way to get to their cars or hotels.

Contact reporter John Wayne Ferguson at 409-683-5226 or john.ferguson@galvnews.com.

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Lawrence Wester

Awesome idea, would love to see more of these especially downtown! Austin has had great success in utilizing pedicabs for a while now- Glad to see Galveston growing up [smile]

Shelly Pearl

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Shelly Pearl

I had occasion to use the services of the company. I had the nicest person take me where I wanted to go. He was young and I am a senior, but he was so well mannered. I had been on the Pleasure Pier with my grandson and even though we were parked across the street, I had hit the wall. I just couldn't go any more. I felt embarrassed asking. I asked him how much he would charge and he said nothing. I said I wouldn't ride without paying. I think I gave him $2 and he took me right to my car. Now that is a positive company to represent Galveston. [thumbup]

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