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Taxicab Advisory Committee (TAC) ELECTIONS!!!

A little background….. The Taxicab Advisory Committee (TAC) was established in September of 1994 to provide feedback and direction to the Metropolitan Transit System (MTS) board for action on the taxicab industry’s concerns. Since March 2010, UTWSD members and its dedicated staff have pushed to improve the taxicab industry by restructuring a board no longer reflective of the industry, by challenging current MTS oversight and enforcement and by protecting drivers from unfair practices and illegal competition. Without adequate representative or a proper forum to air grievances and be heard, drivers would continue to be harassed during shifts and retaliated against
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UTWSD Outreach Efforts!

We Invite Our Current Members to Help Us Build Our Future Membership! We are currently outreaching to ALL San Diego taxi drivers to spread the word about the UTWSD. We will also be conducting a survey to gather data about San Diego taxi drivers and the issues they are facing. If you haven’t already taken the survey you can fill it out here. When everyone helps, Everyone Wins! So please ask your friends and family to support the UTWSD and Sign Up to Volunteer for our county wide recruitment efforts.
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Meeting Times/Locations

2012 UTWSD Driver Meetings (4th Monday of every month -additional meeting times and locations coming soon) Tuesday, January 24, 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, February 21 Tuesday, March 19
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Economic Summit for a Better San Diego

Come support the UTWSD and the region’s leading community organizations for a day-long discussion on the economic issues that affect the lives of all San Diegans. When: Saturday, August 27. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Where: Horace Mann Middle School @ 4345 54th Street This event is free to the public & lunch will be served. The UTWSD will be doing a breakout session around 10 a.m. Hope to see you there! For more information, or to RSVP, contact Elizabeth at (619)228-8101 or abettersandiego@gmail.com.
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