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Slay Endorses UberX’s Background Checks; Stenger More Cautious

Slay says he has looked at Uber’s own background checks, and thinks they’re sufficient.

07/08/2015

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UberX Plans Free Fourth of July Rides; Taxicab Commission Mulls Response

Smartphone-based ride service UberX plans to offer free rides in St. Louis City and County over the long holiday weekend, amidst regulatory stalemate.

06/30/2015

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Uber Driver Says St. Louis Can Find a Solution

A Kansas City Uber driver says the St. Louis ride-share debate is silly.

06/04/2015

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Ride-Sharing Companies Lobby in Jeff City; Taxi Commission Won’t Budge

Taxies are still your only choice in St. Louis, which is now the largest city in the country without any ride-sharing services, and Uber and Lyft are all the rage across the country.

03/19/2015

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Taxi Cab Commission to Consider Allowing Uber’s Black Car Service

The service is different from uber-X, which lets non-professionals use their own cars.

07/22/2014

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Judge: Lyft to Operate in Kansas City Until Trial

District Judge Brian Wimes on Wednesday denied the city’s request for a temporary restraining order against the San Francisco-based company.

07/09/2014

A driver for Lyft in St. Louis on Fri., Apr. 18, 2014. (Photo: Michael Calhoun/KMOX)

Lyft: No Notice Received to Appear in Court

The car service debuted in St. Louis on Friday, and yesterday, a judge told Lyft to park it, issuing a temporary restraining order.

04/22/2014

A driver for Lyft in St. Louis on Fri., Apr. 18, 2014. (Photo: Michael Calhoun/KMOX)

Ready for Lyftoff? Taxicab Commish Aims to Shut-Down Car Service

The controversial launch—or lack thereof—of Lyft is a “make-or-break” moment for St. Louis, but for different reasons from different points of view.

04/21/2014

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Lyft App May Not Get Off the Ground

A ride-sharing app launches tonight, but with a close eye on them by the police department.

04/18/2014

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