16 Taxis Vandalized In 4 Days On North SideSomeone has been targeting taxi cabs parked on the street by breaking passenger-side windows and, in some cases, stealing items from within, according to a community alert from Chicago Police.
Chicago Cab Drivers Protest Rising ForeclosuresDozens of cab drivers protested Tuesday morning outside the office of LOMTO Federal Credit Union's Chicago legal representatives, 661 W. Grand.
Armed Robber Targeting Cabdrivers On North SideCabdrivers were targeted in five armed robberies Friday and Saturday in Bucktown, Avondale, Logan Square and Wrigleyville.
Emanuel Stands By Plan Not To Raise Taxi Fares Mayor Emanuel is standing firm against raising taxicab fares, even as he looks at other ways to allow regular cab drivers to make more money, reports WBBM Political Editor Craig Dellimore.
Suburban Bank Says Fraudulent Charges Originating In TaxicabsFirst American Bank says it has traced hundreds of devious charges to customer cards just after they're swiped in cabs. CBS 2's Chris Martinez reports.
Young Women Jump In Cabs In Loop, Rob Drivers On South SideA group of young women have been haling taxis in the Loop, then robbing the drivers after being driven to the South Side, according to Chicago Police.
50 Percent More Wheelchair-Accessible Cabs In Chicago This YearYou may have noticed a major change involving the kind of cabs that are out on the streets of Chicago lately.
City, Cabbies Clashing On Plans For Taxi Reform Without Fare HikesThe Emanuel administration and some Chicago cabbies are set to clash over the city’s plans to reshape the taxi industry without raising fares.
Cab Drivers Want Steep Fare Hike, Vomit Cleanup FeeIt’s been six years since Chicago cab drivers have had a fare increase and cabbies say it’s about time they had another one.
Mayor Emanuel Calls For New, Tighter Regulations On TaxisMayor Rahm Emanuel on Monday announced plans for a set of reforms to the taxi industry that will improve vehicles and regulate cab drivers.
Natural Gas-Powered Cabs Coming To ChicagoCommuters will soon see a taxicab that doesn’t run on gasoline on the streets of Chicago.
Moratorium On Taxis In Des Plaines?The City of Des Plaines might put the brakes on taxicabs.