San Francisco taxis

Courtesy Columbia/Tri-Star HollywoodOne of Hollywood’s most famous taxi drivers was Travis Bickle

I Drive SF: Guilty of driving a cab

Driving a cab in San Francisco is like wearing a target around…

 

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerThat big nondescript building? Some call it Fox Plaza

I Drive SF: The displacement narrative in a cab

San Francisco is like a drug. When it gets inside you, each…

 

mike koozmin/s.f. examiner file photoSan Francisco cabbies passed the threshold of 550 dues-paying members to officially become a member of the National Taxi Workers Alliance. It comes at a time when city taxi drivers face competition from Uber

SF cabdrivers officially join union, take aim at Uber, Lyft, Sidecar

The San Francisco Taxi Workers Alliance has become in only several months…

 

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San Francisco taxi dispatch services targeted for improvements

Cabs that fail to meet customer expectations are nothing new in San…

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Jeff Chiu/AP file photoA CPUC commissioner has proposed making rideshare companies carry commercial insurance and conduct checks on drivers

CPUC delaying vote on rideshare regulations

A controversial vote to set specific regulations for rideshare services in California…

Jeff Chiu/AP file photoA CPUC commissioner has proposed making rideshare companies carry commercial insurance and conduct checks on drivers
Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerCaltrain's downtown San Francisco terminus was among the stations affected by delays Tuesday after two trains got stuck on the tracks. On Monday

California agency set to hammer down regulations for ride services such as Uber, Lyft, Sidecar

A conflict in San Francisco between the troubled taxi industry and opportunistic…

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerCaltrain's downtown San Francisco terminus was among the stations affected by delays Tuesday after two trains got stuck on the tracks. On Monday