Seattle May Set Trend For Cities Cracking Down On Uber

Posted on March 5, 2014

The Seattle City Council's initial vote Thursday to cap the number of drivers fielded by mobile app ride booking services such as UberX, Lyft and Sidecar may seem draconian to some, but various other governments around the nation are considering imposing similar restrictions.

San Francisco Business Times article here

RELATED ARTICLE: If Uber Is Killing Taxis, Then Why The Million-Dollar Medallions?

Related Topics: Lyft, regulatory enforcement, Seattle operators, shared rides, Sidecar, Uber, vehicle apps, Washington operators

Comments ( 0 )
More Stories
The City of Chicago has implemented some of the strictest regulations in the industry that by all accounts was completely misguided despite repeated input from and meetings with members of the Illinois Limousine Association (ILA). (Creative Commons photo)

Chicago Micromanages Party Buses

SEPT. LCT: Amid accidents, deaths, injuries, and skyrocketing insurance premiums, operators are chafing under a web of strict new rules.