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File #: 65613    Version: 1 Name: Approval of Taxicab Operator's License Renewals
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 5/20/2021 In control: Traffic Engineering Division
On agenda: 6/15/2021 Final action: 6/15/2021
Enactment date: 6/18/2021 Enactment #: RES-21-00453
Title: Approval of Taxicab Operator's License Renewals
Sponsors: Barbara Harrington-McKinney, Charles Myadze, Nasra Wehelie
Attachments: 1. 2020-21 Taxi Survey data.pdf, 2. 2021-23_TC Memo Taxi renewal.pdf, 3. Aff-Madison Taxi.pdf, 4. Badger Bus.pdf, 5. Green Cab.pdf, 6. Transit Solutions.pdf, 7. Union Cab.pdf, 8. 210609_Transportation Comm Registrants Report_Redacted.pdf

Fiscal Note

No appropriation required. Resolution 64268 adopted March 16, 2021 waived license and permit fees for Public Passenger Services through December 31, 2021 due to COVID-19 and other economic hardships.

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Approval of Taxicab Operator's License Renewals

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WHEREAS, pursuant to Section 11.06, Madison General Ordinances, the following firms have applied for renewals of their taxicab operator licenses and permits, effective July 1, 2021:

 

Affiliated Carriage Systems, Inc., dba Madison Taxi, requesting 22 taxicab meter permits and 1 airport shuttle

Badger Bus Lines, Inc., requesting 23 flat rate permits

Green Cab of Madison Incorporated, 48 zone taxicab permits

Transit Solutions, Inc., requesting 36 flat rate permits

Union Cab of Madison Cooperative, 42 meter permits

 

WHEREAS, the Traffic Engineer has provided the Transportation Commission with an investigative report on the applications and a recommendation to grant the licenses;

 

WHEREAS, the Common Council recommends that the following actions be taken with respect to the above applications for licenses:

 

1. Approval of the application for license to operate taxicabs by Affiliated Carriage System, Inc., dba Madison Taxi (1403 Gilson Street) for 23 taxicab meter permits.

2. Approval of the application for license to operate Transportation Service vehicles by Badger Bus Lines, Inc. (5501 Femrite Dr.) for 23 permits.

3. Approval of the application for license to operate taxicabs by Green Cab of Madison Incorporated (700 Cottage Grove Rd.) for 48 zone taxicab permits.

4. Approval of the application for license to operate Specialized Transportation Service vehicles by Transit Solutions, Inc. (416 S. Main Street, Deforest, WI 53532) for 36 permits.

6. Approval of the application for license to operate taxicabs by Union Cab of Madison Cooperative (2458 Pennsylvania Ave.) for 42 taxicab meter permits.

 

 

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED that the following licenses are issued, subject to the provisions and conditions as stated above and the ordinances of the City of Madison:

 

Affiliated Carriage Systems, Inc.

1403 Gilson Street

Madison, WI  53715

Badger Bus Lines, Inc.

5501 Femrite Drive

Madison, WI 53715

For Specialized Vehicle Service (Flat Rate)

 

Green Cab of Madison, Inc.

700 Cottage Grove Rd.

Madison, WI 53716

For Zone Taxicab Service

 

Transit Solutions, Inc.

416 S. Main Street

De Forest, WI 53562

For Specialized Vehicle Service (Flat Rate)

 

Union Cab of Madison Cooperative

2458 Pennsylvania Ave.

Madison, WI 53704

For Meter taxicab Service

 

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the City Clerk be instructed to issue the licenses authorized by this resolution upon the filing of liability insurance as required by the Madison General Ordinances, upon filing of a schedule of fares applying to each license so granted as required by said ordinance, upon registering with the City Clerk the identity of the owner of such licensed cabs, and upon meeting the conditions as set forth above.