A 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.
You may have noticed a major change involving the kind of cabs that are out on the streets of Chicago lately.
The Emanuel administration and some Chicago cabbies are set to clash over the city’s plans to reshape the taxi industry without raising fares.
It’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 Rahm Emanuel on Monday announced plans for a set of reforms to the taxi industry that will improve vehicles and regulate cab drivers.
Commuters will soon see a taxicab that doesn’t run on gasoline on the streets of Chicago.
The City of Des Plaines might put the brakes on taxicabs.