Mayor de Blasio today announced the findings of his 45-day investigation into the practices and policies of taxicab medallion brokers.
The de Blasio Administration today announced it arrested a Staten Island man accused of impersonating a City Marshal in order to repossess taxi cabs and medallions from unsuspecting taxi owners.
Mayor de Blasio, Rev. Dr. Nigel Pearce, Mark Levine, and others today announced a new plan by the Taxi and Limousine Commission to extend the cap on For-Hire Vehicle licenses Continue Reading →
Mayor Bill de Blasio announced today that the City has made significant strides in making New York City a better place for small businesses.
Mayor de Blasio held public hearings for and signed five pieces of legislation: Intro. 144-B, requiring the TLC to stop issuing for-hire vehicle licenses for 12 months, to study congestion Continue Reading →
Today Harlem Congressman Adriano Espaillat issued the following statement calling for the immediate resignation of New York City’s Taxi and Limousine Commission (TLC) top official, Meera Joshi following a number Continue Reading →
By Arva Rice A lot has been made in recent weeks of creating a cap on Uber, Lyft and other for-hire vehicles.
Here are remarks, as prepared for delivery, by uptown Council Transportation Chair Ydanis Rodriguez at the Committee on For-Hire Vehicles hearing on Monday, April 30th:
Today, Rep. Adriano Espaillat addressed the need for better policies in response to the growing influx of new driving services, rideshare applications and challenges facing New York City taxi drivers Continue Reading →