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Contract Dispute Delays Taxi Meter Upgrade

Contract Dispute Delays Taxi Meter Upgrade

The installation of credit card meters with GPS tracking devices in all District taxis, a centerpiece of Mayor Vincent Gray’s 2010 election campaign, has been postponed indefinitely following a contract dispute levied by bidders that failed to win the Taxicab Smart Meter System contract. The $35 million contract, which was[Read More…]

by September 14, 2012 0 comments City News, News

Act to Rein in Student Credit

A 2009 study by financial lender Sallie Mae found that today’s college students are spending more on credit than at any point in history: 84 percent of college undergraduates have at least one credit card – an increase of 8 percent since 2004. But following the Feb. 22 national implementation[Read More…]

by March 2, 2010 0 comments City News, News