Posts Tagged ‘fares’

Taxicab Fares Could Increase This Month

The Examiner reports that the D.C. Taxicab Commission could approve a new rate of $2.16 per mile (instead of the current $1.50 per mile) as soon as this month, with all cabs charging the rate by the end of May. Predictably, cab drivers who lobbied for the rate increase say it's not enough, because gas [...]

The Needle: We’re Here, We’re Divorced, Get Used To It Edition

Divorce Equality: When the District passed a law allowing same-sex marriages a few years ago, it was cause for great rejoicing. Some of the marriages, though, don't appear to have kept the joy going. So now the D.C. Council is looking into easing divorces for same-sex marriages where neither partner lives in a jurisdiction where [...]