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Union Cab of Madison Cooperative began operations on October 29, 1979. The worker cooperative provides taxi services in Madison, WI with the mission to "create jobs at a living wage or better in a safe, humane and democratic environment by providing quality transportation to the greater Madison area." The Co-op has over 200 members (although the number moves a bit based on the season) and is the largest cab company in Madison, WI. Every worker at Union Cab is a member of the co-operative despite the title of their job. (Read more...)
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This resource can be used to help start up or emerging cooperatives understand what they know and have accomplished thus far, and what they still need to determine or complete before founding their cooperative. This tool can be used independently by groups and/or individuals, but it is best to use it in consultation with someone who is knowledgeable on co-ops (a cooperative developer, a business consultant, another cooperator, etc.). (Read more...)
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