GoForth CarShare

Freedom to move with clean transportation

GoForth Carsharing

Freedom to move with clean transportation

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What Is GoForth?

GoForth provides affordable EV carsharing in Oregon, Washington State and New Mexico for test drives and general use. Carsharing allows access to a network of vehicles for short-term rental. View where cars are located and make reservations in a few simple steps using the app.

The first four-hour ride with GoForth is free. Recurring rentals are $4-$5 per hour (plus tax).

How to Use GoForth

  • Download the MDO Carshare App from the App Store or Google Play. You can also create an account or make bookings in a web browser
  • Register Your Account: You’ll need to enter your driver’s license and make bookings with a credit, debit ore prepaid card. When you register your account, a one-time fee of $10 will be charged to your payment card. Once approved, a $20 ride credit will be added to your account. It may take 3-5 business days to process your application. 
  • Onboarding Call: You will receive an email to schedule a call with a staff member (about 20 minutes).
  • Reserve the vehicle through the MDO Carshare app for a time you’d like to use it.
  • Unlock the vehicle with the MDO Carshare app and drive.*
  • Return the vehicle to the parking spot after your trip and plug it in.*

*View the in-car instructions sheet for more details. 

Drivers must verify their license information prior to reserving a car.

Need Help? Call 503-850-0007 or email support@mobilitydevelopment.org.

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Current locations:

  • Albuquerque, NM: PAH! Hiland Plaza - 5000 Central Ave. SE, Albuquerque, NM 87108
  • Ashland, OR: Southern Oregon University  390 Wightman St., Ashland, OR 97520
  • The Dalles, OR: The Dalles Chamber of Commerce - 404 W 2nd St, The Dalles, OR 97058
  • Eugene, OR: Broadway North Garage – 862 Charnelton St, Eugene, Oregon 97401
  • Medford, OR: Genesis Apartments — 121 S Holly St, Medford, OR 97501
  • Portland, OR Area:
    Cedar Commons — 11450 SE Division St, Portland, OR 97266
    Good Shepherd Village — 12608 SE Skyshow Pl, Happy Valley, OR 97086
    Las Adelitas — 6735 NE Killingsworth St, Portaldn, OR 97218
    Salon Comunal — 6850 NE Killingsworth St, Portland, OR 97218
  • Bingen, WA: Daubenspeck Park, 400 W Steuben Street, Bingen, WA 98605 *
  • Longview, WA: Cowlitz PUD – 961 12th Ave., Longview, WA 98632 *
  • White Salmon, WA: White Salmon Fire Department, 119 NE Church Avenue, White Salmon, WA 98672 *

* GoForth in Bingen and White Salmon is supported with funding from Washington’s Climate Commitment Act. The CCA supports Washington’s climate action efforts by putting cap-and-invest dollars to work reducing climate pollution, creating jobs, and improving public health. Information about the CCA is available at www.climate.wa.gov.

Future Locations:

  • Boise, ID
  • Las Vegas, NV
  • Santa Fe, NM, and more!

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GoForth offers...

Free, no-contact, no-pressure, self-service EV test drives to experience the joys of driving electric, every driver’s first test drive is free. 

Carsharing for communities. Several vehicles will be located at affordable housing developments. After the initial free test drive, subsequent reservations can be made on the platform for a low hourly fee, providing affordable, personal, on-demand transportation.

GoForth is available to anyone over 21 years of age with a valid US driver's license, a relatively clean driving record, and a valid credit, debit or bank card. Members have access to a network of cars in communities throughout Oregon, Washington State and New Mexico.

For a detailed guide on how to use GoForth CarShare, please view our Member Guidebook.


American Public Power Association, Ashland Electric, Bonneville Environmental Foundation, Central Electric Coop, City of Albuquerque, Clatskanie PUD, Consumers Power, Inc., Cowlitz PUD, Eugene Water & Electric Board, Emerald PUD, Midstate Electric Coop, Northern Wasco County PUD, PNM, Pacific Power, U.S. Department of Energy, Washington Gorge Action Program and Washington State Department of Transportation.

GoForth Electric CarShare is a collaborative partnership between Forth, Mobility Development, and community-owned utilities across Oregon and Washington State. GoForth is a proud member of MDO Carshare.

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