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50th Anniversary Contests and Giveaways

Burlington Taxi celebrates its 50th anniversary on Tuesday May 8, 2018 and we want to celebrate with you, our customers! 50 Cent Rides on May 8, 2018 50 cents doesn’t buy much these days, but on May 8 it just might get you where you need to go… Book a ride using the APP If the Anniversary Car shows up,…

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Burlington Taxi Celebrates 50 Years in Business!

Every business has to start somewhere. For us, we started with four cars dispatched from a shed on Fairview Street in Burlington. Gerald and Lise Wallace, parents of Scott Wallace (President, Burlington Taxi), would receive calls for taxi service to the family’s home at all hours. Since then, we have been on the road every single day for 50 years…

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Burlington Taxi Earns Mayor’s Community Service Award

On Thursday April 5, 2018, Burlington Taxi was awarded with the Mayor’s Community Service Award. Nominees were considered on how they contributed to Burlington quality of life, making Burlington a better place in which to live and work. Some examples of our involvement in the previous year included: collecting more than 4,000 socks for people in need; advocating for a…

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Winter Storms & Taxi Service

Winter Storms & Taxi Service

Winter Storms are unpredictable but we can guarantee they affect our taxi service: Call Volume Will Triple: When you want to avoid the roads, most other people do as well. Our call volume typically triples during winter storms so please be patient as our drivers, dispatch & mechanical staff are working their hardest to transport you safely. Avoid Rush Hour:…

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Spreading Holiday Cheer

Spreading Holiday Cheer

In December 2017, Burlington Taxi supported two local community initiatives to help spread some holiday cheer. Socks for the Homeless From December 1-18, Burlington Taxi, along with our local sock box hosts collected nearly 4,000 pairs of socks for people in need. We partnered with the organization “Your Little Bit of Help”, who assembled the socks into gift bags along…

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Free Rides with Mr. & Mrs. Claus

Free Rides with Mr. & Mrs. Claus

In the Spirit of Christmas On December 22, Mr. and Mrs. Claus will be moonlighting for Burlington Taxi, picking up lucky customers throughout the day. If Mr. or Mrs. Claus is driving your taxi, your ride is FREE! Burlington Taxi will cover your fare, and donate the amount to the Halton Learning Foundation in support of their “No Student Left Behind” campaign.…

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Treats in our Streets & SOCKS

Join us this Saturday October 28th as we celebrate Halloween with Burlington Downtown Business Association’s FREE trick-or-treating event! Lots of fun activities and treats in store. Drop in with your kids to pick up spooky treats, handmade by our  team @BT! Click here for the Treats Route Map ! Check out last year’s Treats Photos here! More info on Treats…

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Happy Canada Day Burlington!

What does Canada mean to Central High Students on Canada Day 2017? CENTRAL SPEAKS is a CANADA 150 Student Project aimed at shining the light on Canadian student stories and perspectives. Students are the future of our country and their freshness, vitality and truths are an important part of our Canadian identity. This video compilation was filmed and edited by…

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Canada Day $1.50 Rides!

$1.50 TAXI RIDES —  CANADA DAY  JULY 1st in our 2 CANADA 150 vehicles. Here’s how: 1. Use our free APP to book a ride on Canada Day. 2. If one of our Red & White Canada 150 Taxis picks you up, your ride is $1.50. *$1.50 rides are exclusive to passengers picked up by one of our Canada 150 vehicles only.…

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