Ride-hailing giant Uber wants to help people register to vote and provide rides to the polls on Nov. 6 — for free. The company joins Lyft, which announced a plan to get voters to the polls on Election Day back in August.
A California man has been sentenced 14 years and eight months in prison after he was found guilty in April of federal charges for kidnapping a Lyft driver in Maryland.
Ride-hailing company Lyft announced a new initiative Wednesday that encourages drivers to give up their vehicles for a month.
People living in neighborhoods around Reagan National Airport say a staging lot for Uber and Lyft drivers is snarling traffic in the area, and Arlington officials are taking new steps to work out some sort of fix.
On Sept. 21, D.C. Lyft riders who use the promo code “RoadtoHoopla2018” will be given free rides throughout the city for 24 hours, as well as the chance to win four tickets to a music festival Devils Backbone Brewing Co. is holding.
The suit claims former driver Tariq Rasheed pepper-sprayed Justin Lavelle and left him on a highway shoulder. Lavelle was struck by a car and died.
The City Council approved a package of bills that included a one-year moratorium on new licenses for for-hire vehicles while the city studies the rapidly changing industry.
Don’t expect Washington to change his career anytime soon. Joking aside, even with his superstar status, the Oscar winner says it’s unlikely he’d actually be a successful driver.
Construction-related changes at one Reagan National Airport arrivals terminal have local taxi drivers fuming, and they argue airport officials are ignoring their complaints while catering to ridesharing services like Uber and Lyft.
Car-hailing company Lyft has acquired Motivate, the company that runs Washington’s Capital Bikeshare, New York City’s Citi Bike and bikesharing programs in several other big cities, for an undisclosed sum.
Lyft’s plan is to make it easier for riders to identify their ride, a feature that could be especially helpful outside of bars, restaurants or events where multiple people are waiting for their ride.
The tax on rides from ride-hailing services such as Lyft and Uber is set to increase to fund Metro after the D.C. Council approved it unanimously Tuesday.
The D.C. Council approved a $14.4 billion 2019 budget, which has built-in tax increases to cover the District’s $178.5 million annual commitment to fund Metro.
The thousands of people who live on restricted Fort Meade will have access to ride-hailing service Lyft starting next month under an arrangement with the Department of Defense.
Washington Regional Alcohol Program has teamed up with the ride-share app Lyft to offer rides home for those who have been out drinking on Cinco de Mayo.
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