A City Council committee discussed two transportation items Wednesday and took no action regarding the creation of a new permit to let cab drivers operate their own taxis independent of cab companies.
The decision to lease or purchase a vehicle can be overwhelming, and there is no easy answer as to what’s the better call.
In a city where popular ride-hailing apps Uber and Lyft were shown the door by voters last year, other rideshare startups are picking up the slack.
Starting Tuesday, rideshare drivers who pass a 10-point background check will receive a $25 gas card provided by SAPD, Centro San Antonio, and Tech Bloc.
Vazquez, 40, was charged with a second-degree felony of sexual assault and was being held on a $50,000 bond in the Bexar County jail.
From taxis that won’t stop for them to riding at the back of buses, African-Americans have long endured discrimination within the transportation industry.
Uber, Lyft, and other ride-hailing companies will continue to operate in San Antonio under a four-year plan that allows optional fingerprint background checks.
The City of San Antonio has had a tumultuous relationship with rideshare ever since it entered the market in 2014.
City staff presented City Council with a number of rule changes for both rideshare and more traditional transportation services on Wednesday.
San Antonio, like many major cities, has had an on-again, off-again relationship with rideshare ever since it entered the vehicle for hire market in 2014.