San Tan Valley Area Information

1 minute reading time (178 words)

Uber to pull out of Sky Harbor Airport on Jan. 31 if rideshare fee goes into effect

uber
Uber says it will pull out of Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport on Jan. 31 if the new rideshare fees go into effect.

In a letter to the City of Phoenix's Aviation Department, Uber said that 'in the event the Airport or City does not place a hold on the implementation of the proposed TNC fee increase, they will cease their operations at the airport staring on 11:59 p.m. on January 31, 2020."

The rideshare app's decision to pull out of Sky Harbor Airport comes after the Phoenix City Council approved a rideshare fee increase for $4 each way.

Uber sent another letter to Phoenix city leaders last month threatening to pull out. Lyft has also threatened to pull out as well. But it's unknown at this time if Lyft will also cease Sky Harbor operations on Jan. 31.

Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich recently filed a special action with the Arizona Supreme Court over the proposed rideshare fees. Brnovich said he also wants to the high court to halt the increase as they look into the case. 

Toyota is conducting a safety recall involving cer...
Registration now open for the Family Campout sprin...
 

Comments

No comments made yet. Be the first to submit a comment
Already Registered? Login Here
Guest
Tuesday, 25 February 2020
If you'd like to register, please fill in the username, password and name fields.

Captcha Image

santanvalley_logo_17.png
SanTanValley.com is your #1 resource for anything in and around San Tan Valley, AZ.  Focusing on uniting and promoting all that San Tan Valley has to offer for our visitors and residents, SanTanValley.com provides you with local area information & events, local business information, travel ideas, news, traffic alerts, deals, and more!


© 2020, SanTanValley.com is owned & operated by MyBizNow LLC. All Rights Reserved. Material displayed is not to be used without written permission by SanTanValley.com representatives. You may not reproduce or communicate any of the content on this website, including articles, content, images and files downloadable from this website, without the written permission of SanTanValley.com representatives. Opinions and comments posted by viewers do not reflect the opinions of SanTanValley.com.

Search