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  1. Minneapolis
    Friends, If you live in Hennepin County District 5 (Bloomington, Richfield & Eden Prairie). VOTE FOR Boni Njenga is a candidate for the Hennepin County Board of Commissioner, District 5 (Bloomington, Richfield, & Eden Prairie). Website : http://www.boninjenga.com/ facebook: fb.me/BoniNjenga4d5...
  2. Minneapolis
    With Uber's new "pay rates" they'll be taking a heck of a lot more when you take Hiawatha. Anywhere from 5-20% and over the long run this will cost you dearly. So maximize you pay and take 35w EVERY TIME! When you're solo of course take the less traffic way but even with traffic take passengers...
  3. News
    https://www.kare11.com/mobile/article/news/2-men-carjack-lyft-driver-then-die-after-crashing-vehicle/89-614200482 2 men carjack Lyft driver, then die after crashing vehicle Two men allegedly carjacked a Lyft driver, then crashed the stolen vehicle into some trees. ST. CLOUD, Minn. - Two men are...
  4. News
    Full story: https://www.twincities.com/2018/11/02/lyft-driver-charged-sexual-assault-passenger-burnsville-mn/amp/ A Burnsville Lyft driver is accused of sexually assaulting an intoxicated woman as he drove her and her friend home from a bar, authorities say. Ahmed Tawane Abdi, 39, faces one...
  5. Minneapolis
    Hey gang anyone have questions about child car seats? 169.685 SEAT BELT; PASSENGER RESTRAINT SYSTEM FOR CHILDREN. You can read the actual statute above on Mn revisor legislative site . As you can see it states a car for hire such as a taxi or limousine is exempt. So we're exempt we don't need...
  6. Minneapolis
    There's a major labor shortage in Minnesota http://m.startribune.com/state-manufacturers-profits-soar-but-labor-shortage-looms/482969171/ and yet here you are making less than minimum wage. All for the flexibility of working when you desire. You put in odd hours and call it "convenient". You...
  7. Minneapolis
    Fuel has been skyrocketing and is up from $2.28 to $2.62 from a year ago, up 14.9%! 14.9123% increase to be exact (V2−V1)|V1|×100(V2−V1)|V1|×100 (2.62−2.28)|2.28|×100=(2.62−2.28)|2.28|×100 (The irony of a Lyft ad on Gas buddy)o_O Trip 20 miles cleared 3 trips $12 < fuel 2017 $2.28 - rep by 1...
  8. Minneapolis
    Police: Uber driver dies after Friday crash in Minneapolis http://www.kare11.com/mobile/article/news/police-uber-driver-dies-after-friday-crash-in-minneapolis/89-529974572 MINNEAPOLIS - An Uber driver involved in a crash in North Minneapolis on Friday night has died, according to police. On...
  9. Minneapolis
    http://www.kare11.com/mobile/article/news/crime/busted-state-patrol-arrests-370-over-st-patricks-weekend/89-529786113 BUSTED! STATE PATROL ARRESTS 424 OVER ST. PATRICK'S WEEKEND The patrol says that from Friday evening through early Monday, 424 motorists were arrested for driving under the...
  10. Minneapolis
    As many of you know a bill has been introduced in the Minnesota state legislature to regulate TNC companies like Uber and Lyft statewide. This bill is a great thing for Uber and Lyft as the bill would not permit municipalities to enact stricter laws. This is also the time that Uber and Lyft...
  11. Minneapolis
    http://minnesota.cbslocal.com/2017/12/06/uber-employee-roseville-hit-and-run/ MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) - Authorities in Roseville are looking for a suspect after an Uber employee was injured in a hit-and-run crash last month. The Roseville Police Department responded at about 5:45 p.m. on Nov. 6 to...
  12. News
    Man unknowingly becomes getaway driver http://www.kare11.com/news/man-unknowingly-becomes-getaway-driver/467142989 MAN UNKNOWINGLY BECOMES GETAWAY DRIVER A Twin Cities Lyft and Uber driver has one crazy story to tell after a recent pickup. It turns out he unknowingly became a getaway driver...
  13. Minneapolis
    http://m.startribune.com/roseville-woman-sues-uber-after-driver-allegedly-sexually-assaulted-her/426008013/ A Roseville woman's lawsuit against Uber alleging that a driver for the ride-sharing service sexually assaulted her last year was transferred Friday to federal court in Minnesota. The...
  14. Advice
    Hi y'all I just created this account because I want some advice. I applied to work for Uber yesterday, as I heard they have a leasing program for those who don't have a car of their own and I figured, "hey, this can work for me!" Now a little information; I been unemployed since December and...
  15. Minneapolis
    Was curious has anyone worked the autoshow week the previous years? Did u see a bump in rides? I would think the day or two before it is done Mpls to airport will be bumping..
  16. Minneapolis
    http://www.sctimes.com/story/news/local/2017/02/25/lyft-finally-comes-st-cloud/98364990/
  17. Minneapolis
    https://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2017/02/woman-sues-uber-claims-driver-with-prior-record-attempted-to-rape-her/ Woman: "After I rebuffed my Uber driver's advances, he tried to rape me". "Uber has placed profits over safety by deliberately lowering the bar for drivers A woman in Minnesota...
  18. Minneapolis
    http://www.fox9.com/news/232843569-story EAGAN, Minn. (KMSP) - A 20-year-old man is facing charges after he purchased nearly $900 worth of goods at the outlet mall in Eagan, Minnesota, then called an Uber in an attempt to flee the scene. On June 22, 2016, officers were dispatched to Twin...
  19. Taxes
    CAn I write off my milage to go pick up a client? In Minnesota.
  20. News
    Farmers Insurance Launches New Rideshare Coverage in 7 States http://www.insurancejournal.com/news/national/2016/01/05/393820.htm Farmers has introduced a new Rideshare Insurance Coverage designed to make rideshare insurance coverage options available for ride-hailing drivers in Arizona...
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