Regina Uber drivers will need completed background check before driving

Feb 24, 2021 | 7:13pm

Anyone wanting to drive an Uber in Regina must have a completed criminal record check before they start driving. Regina City Council passed a motion Wednesday to require the background check be done no earlier than 90 days before their start date, essentially lining up with regulations of the city’s taxi companies. Mayor Sandra Masters […]

Uber announces expansion of service into rural communities around Regina

Feb 16, 2021 | 5:24am

Those living outside of Regina can now take an Uber home, as the ridesharing company has expanded its service area. The move follows a collected effort by multiple neighbouring municipalities to attract the attention of the company. Jana Jedlic with the RM of Edenwold says Uber will do a lot for the community. “It is […]

Communities around Regina rally together to create rideshare policy

Aug 30, 2020 | 9:25am

The RM of Edenwold has joined forces with 10 other local municipalities to adopt a rideshare policy. Jana Jedlic, Manager of Planning and Development for the RM says that the want for rideshare is all about community safety. “It presents an opportunity for a safe ride home,” said Jedlic. “And it presents opportunities for options […]

Regina International Airport losing WestJet direct destination flights

Sep 9, 2019 | 4:37pm

Those looking to get out of Regina for a hot destination this winter may need to take a bit of a detour. WestJet is cancelling direct flights to Orlando and Phoenix between November and early January, while Cancun flights will be cancelled in November and brought back in December. Puerto Vallerta flights will also be […]