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Liberty Cab out of business

Liberty Cab is going out of business due to lack of employees.  Photo Courtesy of Creative Commons

Jafet Serrato

May 6, 2017

Liberty Cab Company closed down operations in the end of April due to the lack of qualified employees.The ride-share service lost over 13 employees in the past two months and struggled to fill 40 job positions overall.Although Uber and Lyft are available for Chico State students, Liberty Cab has maintain...

Liberty Cab gives free rides to voting polls

Liberty Cab gives free rides to voting polls

Jenice Tupolo

November 2, 2016

Don't let transportation get in the way of voting this Nov. 8. Liberty Cab will offer free rides from people's houses or workplaces to their respective polling booths. No additional stops will be made. This is the first year Liberty Cab is offering this service and ride demand is unknown. Voters in...

Tips on cab etiquette

Hossam Brahem of Chico Liberty Cab picks up a customer Nov. 22 on West Second and Ivy streets. Photo credit: John Domogma

Michaela Sundholm

November 28, 2014

They pick you up when you are drunk, cold or just too lazy to walk. On a weekend night, you can find them lined up outside the bars waiting to get you home safely. Cab drivers are the unsung heroes of downtown Chico on those late, weekend nights. Richard Perez has been driving for Liberty Cab in Chico...

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