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Juneau Empire Online Archive Business Spotlight: Taxi services seek industry protection 5/19/98 and updated regulations for the taxi/shuttle industry in Juneau. BRIAN WALLACE / THE JUNEAU EMPIRE Taxi services seek industry protection Cabs, shuttle drivers battle over the streets Last modified at 2:13 p.m. on Tuesday...
Easier access has economic side effects

...transportation in a hurry. As the Juneau Access Project promises quicker travel among Skagway, Haines and Juneau, air taxi services can expect to see fewer passengers. The U.S. Postal Service ships some mail via air, and land transportation could...
Law enforcement ups effort during holiday season a very dangerous game to play," he said. Ipsen advises people to save phone numbers of designated drivers or taxi services in their phones ahead of time. "Have it saved in there already in case you forget later," she said. "The biggest...
A little uneasy in Juneau taxis on the important issues at I have recently used the taxi service here and found my experience rather scary. With taxi services constantly requesting increases in fares, why don't they upgrade their vehicles to safe ones? I feel there are...

...Bless You,'' to the people he encountered, also made him well known. As the owner and operator of B Independent Taxi Services, he also came in contact with many people in the Juneau community. He was born May 9, 1930, in Bend, Ore., to...
Alaska Digest $2.54 per gallon. The new fee takes effect in June. The flag-drop fee is the initial fare charged for all taxi services except for charter or battery jumps. Charges for mileage and waiting time won't increase. Depending on the length...
Flying mishaps in Alaska at their lowest in 20 years

...situations," Duncan said. He described a classic risky situation where a community may have multiple, small air taxi services. If one carrier says conditions are too poor to fly, people can go to others to try to find someone who may compromise...


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