taxi drivers http://kplu.org en Seattle, King Co. Mull Ways to Regulate Rideshare Services http://kplu.org/post/seattle-king-co-mull-ways-regulate-rideshare-services <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Taxi drivers are finding more competition on the road these days. &nbsp;New smartphone-based ride-sharing services are giving consumers a lot of options.</span></p><p>But the highly-regulated taxis call the development unfair since the new companies don’t have to play by the same rules. Both King County and the city of Seattle are trying to figure out how to respond.</p><p> Wed, 28 Aug 2013 19:06:33 +0000 Paula Wissel 9793 at http://kplu.org Seattle, King Co. Mull Ways to Regulate Rideshare Services Cab ride to Sea-Tac will cost more http://kplu.org/post/cab-ride-sea-tac-will-cost-more <p>The rate for taking a taxi to Sea-Tac Airport from downtown Seattle is going up to $40.&nbsp; That&#39;s an $8 increase from the previous flat rate of $32. Tue, 24 Jul 2012 18:10:33 +0000 Paula Wissel 5692 at http://kplu.org