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Transportation Nation

By Oct. 1, Most D.C. Taxicabs Will Take Credit Cards

Wednesday, September 18, 2013

WAMU

As a deadline approaches for D.C. taxi cabs to accept credit cards, the city's top regulator says most drivers will be in compliance. But despite threats of impounded vehicles, up to 2,000 cabs won't be ready.

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Transportation Nation

FTC to D.C. Taxicab Commission: Avoid "Unwarranted Regulatory Restrictions"

Thursday, June 13, 2013

WAMU

Tech companies are complaining. A D.C. Council member is urging restraint. And now the Federal Trade Commission is asking the D.C. Taxicab Commission to be careful when it comes to weighing new regulations for app-based hailing services reshaping Washington's vehicle-for-hire industry.

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Transportation Nation

D.C. Taxicab Commission Considering "Burdensome" Regulations, Says Council Member

Tuesday, June 11, 2013

WAMU

The D.C. Taxicab Commission is considering adopting “burdensome” regulations that would “discourage new, innovative technology companies from operating in the District,” according to a D.C. council member.

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WNYC News

Companies Get in the Race for the Taxi App

Sunday, June 10, 2012

WNYC

A taxi app competition sponsored by the city is heating up. The Taxi and Limousine Commission (TLC) is accepting proposals for an app that will help passengers pay for their taxi trips with their smartphones.

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