D.C. Taxicab Commission

7K D.C. Taxis Will Have to Use Ride-Hailing AppAll 7,000 taxis in the nation's capital will be required to use an app allowing customers to order rides in what the D.C. Taxicab Commission says is the first such requirement in the nation.
D.C. Taxis Protest Council's Uber Regulation VoteD.C. cab drivers circled Freedom Plaza and filled the D.C. Council chambers Tuesday, hoping to stop a bill setting rules for their app-based competition, like UberX and Lyft.
D.C. Cabbies Again Choking City Streets To Protest Rideshare Companies D.C. cab drivers are participating in a "caravan for fairness" Wednesday, demanding legislation from the city council that would require rideshare companies like Uber and Lyft to follow the same regulations as taxi companies.
DC Taxi Commission Cracks Down on Uber Drivers The D.C. Taxicab Commission is cracking down on Uber drivers for accepting street hails, but Uber says the commission is abusing its power.
D.C. Cab Drivers Choke Streets To Protest Rideshare CompaniesDozens of D.C. cab drivers blared their horns and blocked traffic for blocks near the Wilson Building Wednesday to protest rideshare companies like Lyft and Uber.
DC Taxi Commission: Many Cabs Will Not Meet Credit Card Reader DeadlineThe D.C. Taxicab Commission predicts that up to 25 percent of cabs still will not have the ability to accept credit cards by the Sept. 30 deadline.
D.C. Taxis to Take Credit Cards by Aug. 31 Taxicabs in the District of Columbia will be required to accept credit and debit cards by the end of August.
New D.C. Taxi Color Scheme RevealedD.C. taxis may soon rock the same red as Capital Bikeshare and the city circulator.
New D.C. Taxi Color Scheme to be Revealed This WeekD.C. taxis may soon rock the same red as Capital Bikeshare and the city circulator.
Panel Recommends D.C. Taxis Be Painted RedA special panel has recommended that all taxicabs in the nation's capital should be painted red.
D.C. Cabs Ordered to Take Credit Cards by March 30The days of being stuck in a cab with no cash and no credit-card reader are coming to an end.
Mayor Gray Staunchly Rejects Cab Hikes For Playoff GamesA dispute that erupted Wednesday between D.C. officials and the taxicab commission over how transportation will be handled to and from Nationals playoff games seems to be settled.
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