Taxis Reduce Driver Fees, Insurance to Compete with AppsCab companies won't have to carry as much insurance, or get their vehicles inspected as often, under new rules that are supposed to help them better compete with services like Uber and Lyft.
Lyft Returns to St. LouisLyft works similarly to Uber -- open the app on your phone, order a ride and one comes to you.
Greitens Ceremonially Signs Bill in Taco Bell Parking LotThe long-fought turf war between taxicabs and ride sharing apps Uber and Lyft all comes down to a pen stroke today from Missouri Governor Greitens.
Statewide Ride-Hailing Legislation Heads to Gov. GreitensGreitens has called the measure a "job creator" -- it easily passed the legislature.
Uber, Lyft Regulations Pass Missouri SenateThe proposal would require the companies to pay a $5,000 licensing fee, conduct driver background checks and vehicle inspections, along with other requirements.
Missouri House Approves Regulations for Uber, LyftThe bill would outline statewide regulations, such as a $5,000 fee, background checks and vehicle inspections.
Regulation Proposal for Ride-Hailing Services Move ForwardA state House committee on Tuesday, voted 12-1 to move forward a proposal to create statewide regulations for app-based companies such as Uber and its competitor - Lyft.
Uber 'Surge Pricing' May Be More Beneficial Than You ThinkKaitlin Daniels, with the Olin Business School at Washington University, co-authored a study showing that surge pricing may actually benefit the consumer - as well as the driver.
St. Louis Taxicab Commission to Create AppThe St. Louis Taxicab Commission is fighting fire with fire by creating its own smartphone app.
St. Louis Taxi Commission Takes Aim at Uber AgainState lawmakers were expected to settle this issue once and for all, but neglected to take any action
St. Louis Taxi Commissioner Applauds Austin Vote on Uber ChecksAn Uber battle in Austin, Texas is reminiscent of last year's fight here between the ride service and taxi commissioners.
Missouri House Passes Ride-Hail Regulations for Uber, LyftThe legislation now heads to the Senate, where a similar bill is awaiting debate.