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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.


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

Illinois Lawmakers Pass Rideshare Rules

Zero-tolerance on drugs & alcohol is part of legislation


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Uber Rated an ‘F’ by Better Business Bureau

The failing grade is based on pricing techniques and misinformation.


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Metropolitan Taxicab Commissioners Unanimously Approve Uber Black

Metropolitan Taxicab Commissioners voted unanimously today to approve a license for Uber, the smartphone dispatched cab competitor.


St. Louis Metropolitan Taxicab Commission members at their meeting on July 22, 2014. (Photo: Michael Calhoun/KMOX)

Taxicab Commission Clears Way for Uber; Lyft Trial Delayed

Uber, the highly anticipated, app-based ride service, got most — but not all — of what it wanted from the Metropolitan Taxicab Commission.


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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.


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Uber Giving Away Free Ice Cream Instead of Rides Today

From 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., you can just use the Uber app as if you were ordering a ride in another city, and you’ll get ice cream instead.


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Talks Continue Over Ride-Sharing Apps Uber, Lyft

Taxicab Commission director Ron Klein admits that ride-sharing services like Lyft and Uber are very popular in other cities.


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Lyft in Court: We’re NOT A Taxi Service

The Metropolitan Taxicab Commission (MTC) is trying to prove that it has jurisdiction over Lyft and similar services.


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Lyft to Call Witnesses at Hearing

The ride-sharing app is back in court today—possibly for the last time.