outer borough taxi plan

Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 8/21/2012 at 7:40AM

TODAY’S FORECAST Tuesday: Overcast in the morning, then mostly cloudy. High of 81. Winds from the NW at 5 to 10 mph. Tuesday night: Mostly cloudy in the evening, then partly cloudy. Low of 68. Winds less than 5 mph. Chance of rain 20%. EVENT of the DAY: “The Adventures of Tintin” Come to the Little Bay Park [...]

New apple green taxis unveiled by mayor
New apple green taxis unveiled by mayor
News Billy Rennison 4/30/2012 at 9:46AM

The new color for the fleet of liveries that can pick up street hails has been unveiled and is fitting for a city called the “Big Apple.” Mayor Michael Bloomberg announced the new color — apple green — with Taxi and Limousine Commission Chairman and Commissioner David S. Yassky at City Hall plaza on Sunday, [...]

Court allows outer borough taxi plan to roll on
News Billy Rennison 3/28/2012 at 12:29PM

In a decision the city “hailed” as a victory, a federal court recently ruled to allow a controversial taxi reform plan to roll on. The ruling from the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals granted a stay after a December decision found the New York City Taxi and Limousine Commission’s (TLC) fleet discriminated against people [...]