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Mission

The mission of the Metropolitan St. Louis Taxicab Commission is to ensure safe, reliable, high-quality transportation to the citizens and visitors of the St. Louis area. The Commission is dedicated to providing fair and equitable authority over the provision of licensing, regulation, and enforcement of vehicle for hire services that will contribute to the growth and image of the St. Louis Region.

Notices:

Beginning Monday, March 16, 2015 the Metropolitan Taxicab Commission will begin accepting CCN applications for the premium sedan class for a period of thirty (30) days, ending on April 14, 2015 at 4:00p.m. On March 10, 2015, the Commission voted and passed to add an additional twenty-six (26) permits to the premium sedan class. CCN holders or new applicants can apply for these permits in increments of three or one. New applicants can apply by clicking here and printing out a CCN Application or by stopping by the Metropolitan Taxicab Commission office. Current CCN holders can request additional permits by submitting an email or written request to the office. If the amount of applications and request exceeds the twenty-six (26) permits added, there will be a lottery held at the MTC office on Friday, April 17 at 2:30p.m.

Also beginning on Monday, March 16, 2015 the Metropolitan Taxicab Commission will begin accepting CCN applications for the on call taxicab handicap accessible vehicles for a period of thirty (30) days, ending on April 14, 2015 at 4:00p.m. On June 26, 2014, the Commission voted and passed to add an additional ten (10) permits to the on call handicap accessible vehicle class. CCN holders or new applicants can apply for these permits by clicking here and printing out a CCN Application or by stopping by the Metropolitan Taxicab Commission office. Current CCN holders can request additional permits by submitting an email or written request to the office. Please note that these permits apply to the taxi’s outlined in Chapter 13 of the vehicle for hire code and are part of the ongoing pilot program. If request for permits exceeds the ten permits added a lottery will be held at a to be determined date to award these permits or CCN’s.

Click Here to call a cab!

Check out this link to view the latest cab stands coming to Soulard. www.soulard.org/news

The Square Credit Card Reader is an approved device of the MTC. CCN Holders must approve use of the device and submit to the Commission documentation of each driver permitted to use the device, as reflected in the Director's rules.

The next meeting of the MTC is April 9, 2015 at 10:00a.m. In the Hearings Room at Commission Headquarters, located at 2628 Delmar Blvd., St. Louis, MO 63103.

(An Executive Session* may be held.) Click Here to view the March Agenda (Adobe Acrobat required to view.)

Click here to view America's Center Ground Transportation Rules for COGIC Event. Click here to view Lambert - St. Louis International Airport Large Group Ground Transportation and Greeter Rules.

Important information for Companies and drivers regarding IRS rules (1099K) and credit card transactions as reported by the Taxicab, Limousine and Paratransit Association - Click here to review this important report.

Address: 2628 Delmar Blvd., St. Louis, MO 63103

Driver Licensing Hours: Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, 8:30am - 4:00pm  (Drivers arriving after 4:00pm will not be processed on the same day)

Other Business:  The MTC office is accessible by APPOINTMENT ONLY on Tuesday and Thursday. No business will be conducted on a walk-in basis.

(The office will no longer accept personal checks for payment of fees. The only form of payment will be money order, debit / credit card , or CCN holder business check.)

Important Announcements:

CCN Holder’s are allowed to institute a surcharge for a cleanup fee up to $200.00 for soiling the interior of the Vehicle for Hire with bodily fluids. The amount and conditions of such charge must be prominently displayed in the passenger compartment of the Vehicle for Hire where it is easily in view. The signage must be approved by the Director before any such fees become effective. Drivers are forbidden to institute this surcharge without the approved signage in place.

The following Companies provide ADA Compliant Wheelchair Accessible Vehicle transportation to the metropolitan area;

A-Best Taxi Service  314-781-1515

St. Louis Airport Taxi Council  314-740-8909

Metropolitan Taxicab Corporation  314-773-1000

Click Here for a list of current licensed companies with their phone numbers (organized by C.C.N. class) Adobe Acrobat required to view.


*Executive Session (a closed meeting)
The Metropolitan Taxicab Commission may go into closed session at this meeting if such action is approved by a majority vote of the Board members who constitute a quorum, to discuss legal, confidential or privileged matters under §610.021(1), RSMo 1988 Supp.; leasing, purchase or sale of real estate under §610.021(2); personnel actions under §610.021(3); discussions regarding negotiations with employee groups under §610.021(9); personnel records or applications under §610.021(13); or records under §610.021(14) which are otherwise protected from disclosure by law; or confidential or privileged communications with the District’s auditor, including auditor work products under §X610.021(17).

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