SANTA MONICA (CBSLA) — Santa Monica picked four companies for its electric scooter pilot program — Bird, Lime, Lyft and JUMP.

The companies are gearing up for the 16-month tryout beginning Sept. 17.

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Each will be limited to operating 750 devices across the city.

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Bird and Lime will have all electric scooters while JUMP and Lyft will have 250 electric scooters and 500 bikes.

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The city council also tacked on a $1 ride away fee per device to help pay for sidewalks, green lanes and other improvements.