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Don't mandate flat cab fee from airport to Waikiki


POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Oct 05, 2013

~~<p>Complaints from guests have inspired Waikiki hoteliers to ask the Honolulu City Council to establish a flat rate for a taxi ride from Honolulu International Airport, in the form of Bill 54, and the Council's Budget Committee has given it preliminary approval.</p>
<p>Our hope is that Bill 54 runs out of gas before it reaches the full Council next week. Providing a predictable, affordable fare for arriving tourists should be a matter of customer service, not government intervention.</p>
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Complaints from guests have inspired Waikiki hoteliers to ask the Honolulu City Council to establish a flat rate for a taxi ride from Honolulu International Airport, in the form of Bill 54, and the Council's Budget Committee has given it preliminary approval.

Our hope is that Bill 54 runs out of gas before it reaches the full Council next week. Providing a predictable, affordable fare for arriving tourists should be a matter of customer service, not government intervention. Login for more...



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