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Fuel Surcharge


City Council OKs Plan For Taxi Regulations, Permanent Fuel Surcharge

A plan approved by the City Council Wednesday will mean higher cab fares for everyone.

CBS Chicago–01/18/2012


City Set To Make $1 Fuel Surcharge For Taxi Rides Permanent

The city’s on-again-off-again, $1 fuel surcharge on taxicab fares would become permanent — and part of the cost of entering a cab — thanks to a surprise change tied to Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s overhaul of the cab industry.



Cab Fare To Spike 50 Cents As Gasoline Costs Rise

Riding a cab in Chicago is about to get a bit more expensive.