Could the complaints be the result of a secret conspiracy among feminist riders? A nervous Alvarez demurs on any question of sexual politics. "We don't keep track of our customers by gender," he says. "Our customers are our customers, whoever they are. We don't ask questions."
Wendy Ruch says she is surprised to hear about the acclaim over her platform performance for Metromover. Miami is the only city playing her voice, but she's ready for a revolution. "Maybe from now on, all the voices will be women," she offers. "That would be wonderful.