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Mayor Emanuel Announces Arro and Verifone Selected to Provide Universal Taxi App Service in Chicago

Mayor Rahm Emanuel and the Chicago Department of Business Affairs and Consumer Protection (BACP) today announced that Arro and Verifone have won the competitive bidding process to provide universal taxi app service in Chicago. The companies’ apps will make it easier for Chicago residents and visitors to hail a taxi and increase consumer choice in safe, reliable transportation options. “Chicago is a city that innovates and in this spirit I am proud to announce that Chicago will become the first city with a universal taxi app,” said Mayor Rahm Emanuel. “With the new service, Chicago residents can expect to see improved rider experience and better access to taxis all across the city.” January 06, 2016