Miami-Dade looks to other cities in struggle to deal with Lyft, Uber


Author: Patricia Mazzei
Publisher: Miami Herald
Date: June 21, 2014

In the showdown between the taxicab industry and upstart car services, there are no Davids — just Goliaths.

Burgeoning ride-for-hire companies led by Uber, whose worth has been estimated at $17 billion, have the deeper pockets. But established taxicab owners, with their decades-long foothold in the community, have a stronger grip on local politics.

And not just in Miami-Dade County. Read more here.