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

Local Officials Respond To St. Louis’ Ban On Ride-Sharing Services

After a top tech CEO said it’s “embarrassing” that St. Louis still bans smartphone-based ride services like Uber and Lyft, KMOX is asking city and county leaders about the issue.

05/21/2015

Photo of an UberX driver, provided by the company.

Taxicab Commissioner Hopes for UberX Vote This Summer

Not one, but two St. Louis Metropolitan Taxicab Commissioners are on the case

05/19/2015

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LockerDome’s Lozano Says Banning Ride Services “Embarassing” for STL

“This is the equivalent of someone saying ‘we’re a high-tech area,’ and yet we block access to the Internet,” LockerDome founder Gabe Lozano says.

05/18/2015

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Uber Says It Is Leaving Kansas After New Regulations Set

Ride-hailing company Uber said Tuesday that it is pulling out of Kansas after the Republican-dominated Legislature overruled GOP Gov. Sam Brownback and imposed new regulations on such services.

05/05/2015

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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

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

12/03/2014

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Uber Rated an ‘F’ by Better Business Bureau

The failing grade is based on pricing techniques and misinformation.

10/17/2014

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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.

10/07/2014

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.

07/22/2014

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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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