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STITA Replaced By Yellow Cab At Airport; Drivers Protest At Seattle City Hall

STITA Replaced By Yellow Cab At Airport; Drivers Protest At Seattle City Hall

by Jack Mayne The Seattle Tacoma International Taxi Association (STITA) is no long providing service to passengers at the airport when at 2 a.m. Monday morning (Nov. 1st) the contract was taken over by... [Read more]

STITA Loses Round, Vows To Fight On To Retain Airport Cab Service Contract

STITA Loses Round, Vows To Fight On To Retain Airport Cab Service Contract

by Jack Mayne The Seattle-Tacoma International Taxicab Association (STITA) lost another round in its fight to retain a contract with the Port of Seattle to be the sole provider of cab service leaving the... [Read more]

Taxi Driver Returns “Very Large Amount Of Cash”

Taxi Driver Returns “Very Large Amount Of Cash”

by Jack Mayne A cab driver for the Seattle-Tacoma International Taxi Association (STITA), Jaskaran Singh, is credited with finding and returning an envelope of cash to a family that flew into Seattle-Tacoma... [Read more]

State Supreme Court Asked To Review Ruling On Port’s Taxi Contract

State Supreme Court Asked To Review Ruling On Port’s Taxi Contract

by Jack Mayne The fight over which taxicab company will get an exclusive contract to provide cab service for people leaving the airport continued Tuesday (July 6) when the Washington State Supreme Court... [Read more]

STITA Wants Port To Disqualify Yellow From Airport Cab Contract

STITA Wants Port To Disqualify Yellow From Airport Cab Contract

by Jack Mayne The Port of Seattle has been accused by a taxicab company of violating the state open meeting act and seeks to have the Port restrained from signing a contract with Yellow Cab for exclusive... [Read more]

STITA Cab Challenges Yellow Taxi Lobbyist Over Role In Taxi Contract

STITA Cab Challenges Yellow Taxi Lobbyist Over Role In Taxi Contract

On Thursday (April 15) STITA Cab announced that it is challenging Chris Van Dyk, lobbyist for Yellow Taxi, to provide documents and answer questions about his role in drafting two rival taxi contract proposals. Yet,... [Read more]

Court Ruling Prevents Port Of Seattle From Signing Taxi Contract. For Now.

Court Ruling Prevents Port Of Seattle From Signing Taxi Contract. For Now.

In the continuing saga of STITA vs the Port of Seattle, on Monday (Feb. 22nd), the Washington state Court of Appeals ruled in favor of the cab company by granting a temporary injunction against the Port... [Read more]

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Taxi Competitor Questions Port’s Fairness

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Taxi Competitor Questions Port’s Fairness

As the owner of Shuttle Express, a provider of passenger service at Sea-Tac International Airport, I have been following the Port of Seattle’s recent decision to replace STITA (Sea-Tac International... [Read more]

STITA Taxi Files Lawsuit Against Port Of Seattle For Breaking Contract

STITA Taxi Files Lawsuit Against Port Of Seattle For Breaking Contract

On Monday (Feb. 1st), the Seattle-Tacoma International Taxi Association (STITA) announced a lawsuit against the Port of Seattle to stop the Port from “unfairly awarding” its airport taxi contract... [Read more]