Agree or Disagree: Calgary needs Uber.

If you live in Calgary, one of the things you realize is that there is a taxi problem.

This is the general perception of the taxi situation. Not only is there a taxi shortage, which is common knowledge, but there are other issues. The service is terrible, and the price of usage is expensive.

Enter Uber.

Who, or what more specifically is Uber?

Basically, you can get a taxi, private car or rideshare from your mobile phone. If you download the app, you will get a driver within minutes.

Here is their website.

So, there are many that do want Uber here. Here is the link for Calgary needs Uber.

However, there are those that are opposed to bringing them here. Here is the link from Calgary discussing a A National anti-Uber Campaign.

What do you think? Does Calgary need Uber?

Agree or Disagree: Taxi Cabs should charge a “Vomit Fee”

Agree or Disagree: Taxi Cabs should charge a “Vomit Fee”

This is an idea that Toronto Cab Companies are putting forth as part of a taxi review.

You can read the story up top. Basically, if you are out at night, and you need a cab, you might have to pay a $25 deposit for what is called a “vomit fee”.

If this happens, would you pay it?