Wednesday, August 31, 2011
A new taxi company, Ora n age Taxi, began service this month in Montgomery County . This is the fifth taxicab company that is licensed to operate in the County, providing residents with more options.
Taxicabs that operate in the County must be licensed by the Department of Transportation and meet stringent requirements. Vehicles must be late model cars, carry adequate insurance, pass two mechanical inspections a year, have clean interiors and be in be clean and in good cosmetic condition.
Taxicab drivers must also be licensed by the County. To get a license they must pass a test, complete both Maryland and Federal Bureau of Investigation criminal background clearances, and have good driving records.
Contact the taxi companies at:
- Action Taxi - (301) 840-1222
- Barwood Taxicabs - (301) 984-1900
- Orange Taxi - (301) 912-0000
- Regency Cab - (301) 990-9000
- Sun Cab - (301) 252-0575
Taxicab rates are posted on the County’s website.
POSTED: 2:00:00 AM