Taxi, Uber Drivers Sound Off On Airport Pick-UpsHundreds of people have strong opinions on whether or not ride share services like Lyft and Uber should be able to take passengers to and from the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport. They packed a meeting room at the Marriott Hotel near the airport Monday night to make their opinions known.
Hearing Monday For How MSP Airport Should Handle UberAirport officials are looking for public input as they decide how to treat Uber-style companies at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport. Uber drivers can currently be ticketed for dropping off travelers on airport property.
Uber Drivers Hoping To Make Pick-Ups At MSP AirportUber X drivers are hoping they will one day be allowed to pick up passengers from the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport. The company is asking Uber-users to ask airport commissioners to pass an ordinance that would allow that.
Taxi Drivers Protest Treatment By Hotels, Traffic Officers In Mpls.A taxi driver protest made driving in downtown Minneapolis a bit messy Tuesday. The drivers disrupted traffic near the Hilton Hotel and in other parts of downtown. They said they're being treated unfairly by local hotels who direct service to limo drivers instead of cabs.
Cabbies Endure Long Lines To Get Customers At MSPAfter a long trip home, the last thing most people want is a long line. Traveling sales rep Rachel Anhorn says at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport, getting a taxi is not a problem. "This is one of the best airports for that," Anhorn said. "It's fantastic. Chicago and New York, it's terrible. But here, I've never once waited for a cab."