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A billboard posted by the Hillsborough County Public Transportation Commission warns drivers on Interstate 4 near 50th Street warning people about "illegal transportation providers" - in other words, Uber and Lyft. [SKIP O'ROURKE   |   Times]

Regulators go undercover to ticket Lyft, Uber, taxi drivers

TAMPA — Hillsborough County regulators are going undercover to ticket for-hire drivers they say are operating illegally, whether they drive for ride-share outlets Uber and Lyft or traditional taxi companies. The Public Transportation Commission, which regulates for-hire vehicles, has issued about 50 tickets so far  …