A 30-YEAR HISTORY OF EXCELLENCE!
Founded in 1987, Hometown Taxi has
become one of Decorah's most popular services.
Ask our riders!
Hometown Taxi drivers
have a reputation for courtesy,
friendliness, and helpfulness.
you know that Hometown Taxi has
been recognized by the State of Iowa and
has been the subject of an article
in the Wall Street Journal?
partnership of Hometown Taxi was officially formed in September 1987,
and the cabs hit the road on the first Monday in October 1987. Original
partners were Steve McCargar, Jon Rotto, Daniel Rotto, and John Condon.
The first two vehicles were 1979 Honda CVCCs.
total partners have worked with the company through the years since
1987. There are currently 7 partners, two of whom (Jon and Daniel Rotto)
were among the founders of Hometown Taxi. The largest number of simltaneous
partners was 8 in 1990, when the company maintained a fixed route bus
service for a few months.
is a complete list of the partners of Hometown Taxi through the years:
Steve McCargar, September 1987 - September 1994
Jon Rotto, September 1987 - current
Daniel Rotto, September 1987 - current
John Condon, October 1987 - February 1988
Birgitta Meade, March 1988 - January 1994
Terri Mozzone Burgman, November 1988 - May 1989
Bill Musser, June 1989 - December 1991, June - August 2000, June 2003
- May 2006
Kay Rusk, September 1990 - November 1995
John Klosterboer, September 1990 - October 2000
Scott Hervey, September 1990 - February 1992, January 1994 - February
Beth Hougen, March 1994 - July 1998
Greg Huang-Dale, August 1998 - May 2003
Scot Idstrom, January 1994 - current
Eric Paulson - November 2000 - current
Ketel Paulsen, August 2001 - current
Barrett Kepfield - June 2006 - current
Craig Witte - September 2007 - current