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D.C. Taxicab Commission says Uber charges illegal tips

The D.C. Taxicab Commission says taxi and sedan service Uber is charging an automatic 20 percent tip on cab rides booked through its app or website, a practice the agency says is illegal.

Monday - 03/04/2013, 05:56am EST

Tags: Uber

D.C. taxicabs will allow credit cards by March 30

The D.C. Taxicab Commission, abandoning the effort for a standardize citywide smart meter, instead will issue regulations this week requiring all District taxis to accept credit cards by March 30.

Tuesday - 01/22/2013, 07:01am EST

Tags: D.C.,

D.C. cabs ordered to take credit cards by March 30

All taxicabs in the District of Columbia will be required to accept credit cards by March 30.

Friday - 01/18/2013, 03:06pm EST

Tags: Vincent Gray, taxis, Verizon Center

Cabs in District will cost bit more on Inauguration Day

The D.C. Taxi Cab Commission has authorized a $1 fee for each additional passenger taking a trip on Inauguration Day.

Wednesday - 01/16/2013, 11:27am EST

Tags: cab fee

Gray vetoes plan for taxi charge during Nats playoff games

D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray has rejected a plan by the city's taxi commission for a surcharge on some fares during Washington Nationals playoff games, WTOP has learned.

Wednesday - 10/03/2012, 07:33pm EDT

Tags: Ron Linton, Vincent Gray, mark segraves,

D.C. takes aim at Uber car service with new regs

"D.C. has been just a particularly difficult place to do business. It's easier to do business in Paris than it is in the District," Uber Chief Executive Officer Travis Kalanick.

Friday - 09/21/2012, 06:00am EDT

Tags: Uber D.C., Ron Linton, Travis Kalanick, Adam Tuss

D.C. taxis ask for strict rules for Uber

District taxi drivers on Monday urged city administrators to create strict regulations for sedan drivers, including those working for popular town car service Uber.

Tuesday - 09/11/2012, 06:30am EDT

Tags: Uber D.C.,

Cost of taxicab in nation's capital dropping by $1

The cost of a taxicab ride in the District of Columbia is now a little less expensive.

Thursday - 06/21/2012, 12:07pm EDT

Tags: taxi fares, taxi, fare hike,

New D.C. taxi fare rates expected this month

Officials are expecting taxi rides in the District of Columbia to soon be more expensive.

Friday - 04/06/2012, 09:25am EDT

Tags: taxi, Ron Linton, The Examiner


D.C. Taxicab Commission warns of attacks by drivers

The D.C. Taxicab Commission says that seven passengers have been attacked by their drivers over the past few weeks.

Saturday - 03/31/2012, 09:55am EDT

Tags: Ron Linton, assault, taxi

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