Adams nominates new head of Taxi and Limousine Commission
David Do currently leads Washington D.C.'s for-hire vehicle department.
Apr 28, 5:01 PM
Future of NYC’s iconic yellow cabs looks like another ride-hailing app
The taxi industry has been weathering upheavals, including the entrance of for-hire vehicle apps, plummeting medallion values and the pandemic.
Apr 7, 3:05 PM
Amidst Hunger Strike, NYC Taxi Drivers Get Better Debt Relief Deal
The taxi drivers' union hailed the news.
Updated: Nov 3, 2021 10:00 PM
Taxi Drivers Plead With NYC To Offer Better Debt Relief Deal
The value of a yellow taxi medallion has plummeted from more than $1.2 million at its peak in 2014 to about $100,000 today.
Oct 9, 2021 12:36 PM
Revel Has Greenlight To Bring Tesla Taxis To Manhattan
The blue moped share company will start with 50 Tesla taxis that can operate in Manhattan below 42nd street.
Jul 26, 2021 6:47 PM
MTA’s Access-A-Ride E-Hail Users Have Trouble Getting Rides
Users said a service that was expected to help Access-A-Ride customers hail rides on-demand through an app now seems less reliable.
May 3, 2021 9:17 AM
COVID Crisis Sends Yellow Taxi Drivers Into Financial Freefall, Report Shows
Daily trips for yellow taxis dropped by a factor of ten — from 200,000 trips in February to 18,325 trips in June, according to a new report.
Jul 30, 2020 1:36 PM
Elected Officials Announce Federal Bill To Aid Debt-Burdened Taxi Drivers
'We won’t wait to do the right thing.'
Jan 17, 2020 4:24 PM
Uber And Lyft Drivers Slow Down NYC Traffic To Protest App Changes
Sep 17, 2019 9:31 AM
'This Is Not How America Treats Its People': Taxi Drivers Urge City Council To Take Action On Medallion Debt Crisis
The Council's hearing was the first in response to a NY Times investigation showing how city officials did little to stop a financial bubble in the market for medallions that ruined the lives of many taxi drivers.
Updated: Jun 25, 2019 8:24 AM
De Blasio Announces Investigation Into Exploitative Taxi Industry After Years Of Neglect
Mayor Bill de Blasio has ordered a review of predatory practices in the New York City taxi business, following a scathing report on the industry's predatory practice and regulatory failure.
Updated: May 21, 2019 1:59 PM
Yellow Cab Drivers Protest New Congestion Pricing Surcharge
The congestion pricing fees are expected to generate $400 million a year for the MTA.
Updated: Mar 7, 2019 1:50 PM
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