Cap the fees that franchises charge to the drivers, including, but not limited to, terminal fees to a maximum percentage each year.6 votes
The City of Austin does not recommend capping the fees, but it suggests tracking the changes and using the information as a key performance indicator.
Establish a fee up to $250 that passengers would pay if they soil or harm the vehicle during the course of the trip. The fee also would cover the costs of removing the cab from service for the cleanup.3 votes
The City of Austin is crafting options for passenger cleanup fees. It will be available soon.
Develop a protocol relating to the enforcement of payment by passengers for cleanup fees as well as processes for cab cleanup and fee structure.0 votes
Taxi franchises can reduce the amount of terminal fees charged to drivers for a certain period of time, given the current economic downturn.0 votes
The City of Austin recommends further study and consideration.
Create a formula that dictates the rise and fall of terminal fees.0 votes
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