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San Francisco Looks To Address Shortage Of Taxi Drivers

The San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency is waiving the new taxi driver permit application fee until the end of March, in hopes of attracting new drivers.

01/22/2014

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About The Bay: Busting SF Cab Drivers With Illegal Medallions

In his travels About the Bay, Mike Sugerman looks at how the Municipal Transportation Agency is trying to crackdown on taxi cab drivers who are using coveted medallions illegally.

08/20/2012

A taxi cab crosses Market St. in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

More Taxis Coming To The Streets Of San Francisco

San Francisco is looking to improve taxi cab service and shorten wait times by issuing 50 new part-time cab permits on a trial basis.

02/07/2012

Taxis are parked near Union Square, San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

San Francisco Supervisors Call The City’s Cab System Dysfunctional

While the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency is trying to get more cabs on the streets during peak hours, the supervisors are trying to rid the street of renegade cabs that are operating without a license.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–03/02/2011