taxi fare increase

Taxi fare hike starts today
Taxi fare hike starts today
News Queens Courier Staff 9/04/2012 at 10:57AM

The first taxi fare increase in six years goes into effect today. In July, the Taxi & Limousine Commission (TLC) approved the hike that raises cab rides an average of 17 percent. Though the initial $2.50 charge for the first 1/5 mile has not changed, the rate for each additional 1/5 mile has gone up [...]