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Newark Mayor Proposes Deal with Uber to Operate at Airport

Posted on April 18, 2016 by Tom Halligan - Also by this author - About the author

Newark  may grant Uber access to airport for $1 million a year.
Newark  may grant Uber access to airport for $1 million a year.

NEWARK--The mayor has released details on a tentative agreement he’s reached with ride-hailing company Uber to operate in the state’s largest city.

The deal calls for Uber to pay Newark $1 million a year for 10 years for permission to operate at Newark Liberty International Airport, which serves the New York City region and is one of the busiest airports in the nation. The San Francisco-based company also will provide $1.5 million in liability coverage for all drivers in its network.

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