Wheelchair-Accessible Taxi Dispatch Program Expanding CitywideAn accessible taxi dispatch program is expanding citywide, giving those with disabilities greater access to wheelchair-accessible taxis.
NYC Plans 30 Cent Surcharge On Cab Rides To Expand Fleet Of Wheelchair-Accessible TaxisThat additional money will be allocated for drivers and taxi medallion owners to help them upgrade their cabs into ones that can accommodate wheelchairs.
US Attorney: New York City's Taxis Violate Disabilities ActThe U.S. attorney's office in Manhattan says the lack of wheelchair-accessible taxis in New York City violates the Americans With Disabilities Act. It urged a federal judge to force the city to address the problem quickly.

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