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Green Taxis Act

Mayor Bloomberg joins Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, Congressman Jerrold Nadler and Taxi Commissioner David Yassky to announce new federal legislation to grant the city authority to set fuel efficiency standards for taxis. (Photo Credit: Edward Reed)

Lawmakers Hope To Address ‘Under-Regulated’ Industry With Green Taxis Act

New York lawmakers came together on Monday to announce new federal legislation they hope will allow them to set higher fuel efficiency standards for city taxis.