New Rules Proposed for DC Taxis
Modernizing and improving taxi service in the District is a goal riders, drivers, and the Taxicab Commission all agree on. There's less agreement on how to get there. New rules approved in December call for fare hikes and newer cars, making both riders and drivers unhappy. At the same time, the District is cracking down on some new mobile taxi booking services. We speak with the DC Taxi Commissioner about what riders and drivers can expect.