Dr. Gridlock: taxis


Posted at 05:01 PM ET, 01/09/2014

NY cabbies are stars of a new calendar

The New York Tax Drivers 2014 Beefcake Calendar features a different cabbie each month.

By Lori Aratani  |  05:01 PM ET, 01/09/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  taxis

Posted at 05:56 AM ET, 11/12/2013

Reporter learns there is no such thing as a Ford Impala

Post reporter learns that Chevy, not Ford, makes the Impala.

By Lori Aratani  |  05:56 AM ET, 11/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. Taxis

Posted at 04:40 PM ET, 11/06/2013

New lawsuit targets D.C. taxicab rules

A group of D.C. taxicab drivers affiliated with the Teamsters has filed a lawsuit against the District seeking more time to implement changes.

By Lori Aratani  |  04:40 PM ET, 11/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  dc taxicabs, taxis

Posted at 03:59 PM ET, 10/24/2013

D.C.’s cab drivers are joining the Teamsters

Representatives from the Teamsters Union announced the formation of the D.C. Taxi Drivers Association.

By Lori Aratani  |  03:59 PM ET, 10/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. taxicabs, taxis

Posted at 12:48 PM ET, 07/25/2013

Prince George's: Gaylord National Resort was wrong to bring in out-of-county cabbies

The county said out-of-county taxis who picked up fares at Gaylord broke county law.

By Luz Lazo  |  12:48 PM ET, 07/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  National Harbor, Prince George's Department of Transportation, taxicabs, taxis, Transportation

Posted at 12:41 PM ET, 07/24/2013

Pr. George's cabbies complain about pick-ups at Gaylord National Resort

Prince George's cabbies have filed a complaint with the county claiming that Arlington County taxicabs picked up passengers at the Gaylord Hotel and Convention Center last week.

By Luz Lazo  |  12:41 PM ET, 07/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  cabbies, Commuting, Prince George's, taxicabs, taxis, Transportation

Posted at 03:36 PM ET, 05/03/2013

D.C. could adopt red color scheme for cabs

D.C. cabs could soon all sport a red color scheme, if the preliminary designs released by the D.C. Taxicab Commission are approved.

By Mark Berman  |  03:36 PM ET, 05/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  d.c. taxis, taxicabs

Posted at 05:34 PM ET, 01/14/2013

Uber adds cab-hailing feature in D.C.

Uber, the car-summoning service, has added a feature that lets users request a D.C. taxicab through its app.

By Mark Berman  |  05:34 PM ET, 01/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  d.c. taxis, taxicabs, uber

Posted at 03:36 PM ET, 12/10/2012

D.C. showcases potential taxicab color schemes

The District's taxicabs are all going to come in a single color scheme. Some of the potential colors are being showcased online and at the Verizon Center.

By Mark Berman  |  03:36 PM ET, 12/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  d.c. cab colors, d.c. cabs, d.c. taxis, taxicabs, taxis, The District