Local cabs to charge extra 45 cents a mile

Stutz, Howard
June 2008
Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);6/30/2008, Vol. 25 Issue 26, pP17
The article announces the increase in taxicab fare in Las Vegas, Nevada starting July 6, 2008 after approval of the rate hike by the Nevada Taxicab Authority. The fare increase has a permanent 20 cents per mile charge and a surcharge of 25 cents per mile that will stay unless gas prices go above U.S. $5 per gallon. According to the author, some drivers did not want any fare increase as it may discourage some customers.


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