Fines imposed by the city’s bylaw and police officers against Uber drivers might not be enough to deter the app-based service, according to the first in a series of discussion papers that will frame Ottawa’s comprehensive taxi bylaw review in the coming weeks. 801 more words
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Ottawa police have charged a 58-year-old Ottawa man after a taxi was damaged during a confrontation at Ottawa International Airport on Aug. 13.
Police said Thursday that a Blueline driver had picked up a fare on Airport Parkway Private — the roadway that surrounds the parkade at the arrivals level — around 4 p.m. 144 more words
A recent study by the Global Business Travel Association revealed that while rental cars and taxis remain the most common forms of ground transportation used on business trips (36% and 24% respectively), ride sharing companies represent 11% of the market, just behind chauffeured transportation (13%). 148 more words
Coventry Connections and the union representing Airport Taxi drivers have agreed to return to negotiations in the hopes of ending a dispute that has been raging for more than two weeks, Mayor Jim Watson said Wednesday. 741 more words
After a long trip to the national capital from Minsk, Belarus, the last thing Teresa Daoud needed was the stress of finding a way home after discovering there were no cabs to be had at the Ottawa International Airport. 462 more words