TLC Launches New Portal To Help Drivers With Legal Aid, Loan Debts, Food And Other SupportAmong the services available to licensees are legal services, financial counseling, health and mental health referrals, and public benefits application support.
With Ridership Down 90% Due To Coronavirus, NYC Taxi, For-Hire Vehicle Drivers Worried About Financial FuturesBefore the coronavirus pandemic, New York's taxi industry was battling a suicide epidemic, with drivers drowning in debt taking their own lives.
Ride-Share Vehicles Banned From Adding Advertisements To Their CarsIn the spring, the TLC temporarily allowed drivers to obtain permits for ad space, but rescinded those permits after a federal court decision last month.
Demanding Answers: TLC Official On Limiting Cruising Time Of Empty For-Hire VehiclesThere's been a dramatic move to reduce street congestion in Manhattan.
Taxi And Limousine Commission Holds Hearing On Rideshare Service RulesThe rules are tied to Mayor Bill de Blasio's congestion pricing plan to limit the number of cars on city street.
TLC Seeks To Require Tipping Option In Uber AppIn a few months – you will probably see a new feature in your Uber app allowing you to tip the driver.
Public Advocate: TLC Demand For Black Car Pickup, Dropoff Locations Could Be AbusedThe Taxi and Limousine Commission will vote Thursday on new rules for black cars.
NYC Taxi Commission Prepares Crackdown On Sexual HarassmentCab drivers would be barred from any conversation related to sexual acts or contact. They also would have to refrain from making remarks referring to sexual conduct, gender and physical appearance under the proposed rule changes.
Scam Artists Prey On Travelers Waiting For Taxis At Penn StationThe Taxi and Limousine Commission issued a warning Friday night about a taxi scam at Penn Station.
TLC Votes For Pilot Program To Phase Out Back Seat TV ScreensThe TLC says the TV function has not been popular with customers or drivers.
TLC Moving Ahead With Plan To Scrap Taxi TVThe Taxi and Limousine Commission plans to move ahead with its proposal to scrap the TV screens that can now be found in the back seats of city cabs.
TLC Says It's Time To Get Rid Of Back-Seat TV Screens In TaxisThe TV screens in the back seat of New York City taxis will likely soon be no more, the Taxi and Limousine Commission said Monday evening.
Man Fights Tickets For Dropping Niece Off At Roosevelt High School PromSinkler's tickets totaled $2,200, but he was ultimately vindicated and the tickets were thrown out.
Uber Drivers Protest New Rules They Say Give TLC Greater Power Over CompanyFour credit unions lending the buyers of yellow cab medallions are filing a lawsuit, as the Taxi and Limousine Commission considers new regulations on Uber and similar operations.
CBS2: Uber Driver Accused Of Assault Still Has TLC LicenseAn Uber driver accused of touching a woman inappropriately still has his Taxi and Limousine Commission license, CBS2 has learned.