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City Communications Office
City of Kansas City, Mo.
CONTACT: Mary Charles, city communications officer, (816) 513-1356
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Sept. 29, 2009
City suspends taxicab business from operating for 10 days
The City of Kansas City, Mo., Regulated Industries Division of the Neighborhood and Community Services Department and the taxicab permit holder of Atlas Cab Company Inc. have agreed to a 10-day suspension of all taxicab permits.
The suspension will begin Oct. 20 at 5 a.m. and end Oct. 29 at midnight. The suspension is the result of violations of multiple City ordinances, including the operation of illegal taxicab vehicles in Kansas City, Mo. During the suspension, no taxicab vehicles from Atlas Cab Company Inc. will be operating.
Media inquiries about this issue should be directed to Gary Majors, Manager of Regulated Industries Division, or Jim Ready, Assistant Manager of Regulated Industries Division at (816) 784-9000.