iOS app Android app

Dc Cabs

Uber Threatens To End On-Demand Taxi Service In D.C.

The Huffington Post | Will Wrigley | Posted 05.24.2013 | DC

In December, the D.C. Council passed a legal framework that officially made Uber, the on-demand taxi service, legal in the District. And ever since...

Video Shows Taxi Drivers Discriminating Against Black Customers

The Huffington Post | Will Wrigley | Posted 05.24.2013 | DC

Finding a cab in D.C. can often be a difficult task. Due to discrimination by taxi drivers, some have a much more difficult time than others. A WUS...

Shocking Way D.C. Taxis Treat People With Disabilities

Posted 05.14.2013 | DC

WASHINGTON -- It's a video that's hard to watch. WUSA9 went undercover to see how D.C. cabs treated people with disabilities. The results are shock...

BIZARRE Change Coming

The Huffington Post | Will Wrigley | Posted 02.14.2013 | DC

Red. It has been said it is the color of anger, danger and fear. If that is the case then it may be fitting that the red is the color a D.C. Tax...

D.C. Taxi Passengers Get New Warning

Posted 04.01.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- District of Columbia Taxicab Commission Chairman Ron Linton has a warning for passengers, especially women: Beware of aggressive cab dri...

Red And White Cabs May Be D.C.'s Pick For Color Scheme

The Huffington Post | Posted 01.27.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- The nation's capital may have settled on a uniform color scheme for its taxicabs: red and white. Those are the two colors that Distri...

Mayor Gray: Leave D.C.'s Taxicab System Alone

Eli Lehrer | Posted 02.28.2012 | DC
Eli Lehrer

Pro-consumer as they sound, the proposals to require that cabs all be painted the same color, start taking credit cards, and have better-trained drivers threaten to undermine what's arguably the best taxicab system in America.

How High Will D.C. Taxi Fares Go?

The Huffington Post | Posted 12.13.2011 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Riding a cab in the nation's capital is becoming more expensive. On Tuesday morning, members of the D.C. Taxicab Commission OK'd a p...