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July 31, 2013
Contact: Paul Zilly
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Taxi Drivers to Protest City's Inaction on Enforcement

Drivers to Deliver a “Citation for Inaction” to the City Council on August 2 at 1 P.M.

(Seattle, WA) – Puget Sound taxicab operators and their community allies will hold a demonstration on Friday, August 2 starting at 12 noon at Seattle City Hall to demand fairness and a level playing field in Seattle's personal transportation industry.

After the event, at approximately 1 P.M., a delegation of drivers from the Western Washington Taxicab Operators Association (WWTCOA) will address the media before delivering a “Citation for Inaction” to the City Council for its failure to enforce existing laws that protect taxi drivers and their families.


WHO:
Salah Mohamed, Western Washington Taxicab Operators Association
Jagjit Singh, Western Washington Taxicab Operators Association
Dawn Gearhart, Teamsters Local 117
Samantha Keller, Puget Sound Sage
Puget Sound taxicab operators

WHAT/WHEN:
TAXI DEMONSTRATION – SEATTLE CITY HALL
Friday, August 2, 2013 1 P.M.

WHERE:
Seattle City Hall - Plaza
600 4th Ave. Seattle, WA 98104