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  1. BurgerTiime

    3,480 Chicago taxis are in foreclosure and ride share drivers are not much better

    https://www.chicagotribune.com/business/ct-biz-chicago-taxi-ride-share-drivers-limit-20181030-story,amp.html Drivers representing Chicago Rideshare Advocates and Cab Drivers United plan to rally at City Hall on Wednesday morning, calling for regulations similar to those recently enacted in New...
  2. BurgerTiime

    Chicago: Uber, Lyft drivers to rally at City Hall, call for fair wages

    Full story: https://www.chicago.suntimes.com/business/uber-lyft-drivers-rally-city-council-budget-hearing-wages-ride-hailing/amp/ Lenny Sanchez, co-organizer of the Chicago Rideshare Advocates, didn’t think a second rally outside City Hall would ever happen. “I thought initially our first...
  3. F

    Uber last defense , the race card.

    Uber all in or nothing. https://www.nytimes.com/2018/07/29/nyregion/uber-cap-civil-rights.html
  4. BurgerTiime

    New York approves surcharge for Uber and Lyft rides in Manhattan

    https://www.engadget.com/2018/04/02/new-york-surcharge-uber-lyft-manhattan/ As part of the budget that New York lawmakers passed last Friday, ride-hailing services and taxis face a new fee if they drive in Manhattan. These aren't nickel-and-dime increases, either: Uber, Lyft and the like face...
  5. BurgerTiime

    California’s first proposed per-ride city tax to raise Uber, Lyft prices

    https://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2018/03/oakland-wants-a-cut-of-uber-lyft-rides-mulls-states-first-per-ride-tax/ A local city council member is beginning to float the idea of taxing ridehailing companies like Uber and Lyft as a possible way to raise millions of dollars and help pay for...
  6. delock51

    I keep forgetting that Uber/Lyft might leave again soon... City Seeks Input from Residents as Ride-

    http://www.sacurrent.com/Blogs/archives/2016/05/10/city-seeks-input-from-residents-as-ride-hailing-pilot-programs-inch-toward-conclusion Is anybody going to the Roundtable? Wednesday, May 18, 2016 St. Margaret Mary’s Church Activity Center 5:30-7 p.m. 1314 Fair Ave San Antonio, TX 78223...
  7. Senthil V

    Things Toronto people can do...

    Let's all remember that we live in a democracy. If City Council does vote to ban uber and there is a large enough number of uber supporters it means the people that the people of Toronto elected to represent the needs of the people are deliberately ignoring them. Send your city council a...
  8. UberxGTA

    Will T.O. city council pass friendly Rideshare regulations on May 3?

    Will T.O. city council pass friendly Rideshare regulations on May 3?
  9. Archie8616

    Uber, Lyft Users Revolt Against New Laws In A Political Surge...

    America’s first-ever ridesharing-based political revolt has started in Texas—and so far, it’s been little short of a rout. Late on a Thursday night just before Christmas, the city council in my hometown of Austin, Texas, citing questionable public-safety concerns, uncorked a surprising...
  10. Cou-ber

    So I Saw Some Of You On TV...

    The Channel 13 Evening News showed about an 80 second clip regarding the Uber drivers at the City Council meeting today and it wasn't negative in slant and included zip in Uber response. There was a quick video clip showing a pan of the "50 or so drivers disappointed by the cuts in rates" who...
  11. couchpotatoism

    Why Fingerprinting is bad

    As a guy told me who works for a tech security company said, once a person's fingerprints are stolen / compromised, the victim can never use them again. It's like having a master key to someone's house no matter how many times they change the lock. How are u going to get someone to change their...
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