Taxi & Limousine Commission

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Long Island City »

TLC Wrongly Accused Hundreds of Being Illegal Cabbies in Past Year

Court records show Taxi and Limousine inspectors have seized hundreds of innocent drivers' cars.

Downtown Brooklyn »

Lyft Gets Extra Week to Reach Deal With City

The ride-sharing operator has been in discussions to make its service legal in the city.

Downtown Brooklyn »

Judge Postpones Restraining Order Ruling as Lyft Proposes Last-Minute Deal

A judge pushed back judgment on Lyft's restraining order to Friday so the two sides could compromise.

Downtown Brooklyn »

NYC Lyft Launch Delayed Until At Least Monday, Attorney General Says

The state said Uber competitor Lyft would be operating illegally if it launched Friday as planned.

Downtown Brooklyn »

Ride-Sharing App Lyft Gets Cease and Desist Order From State

Uber competitor Lyft is trying to evade the law, the order said.

Downtown Brooklyn »

City Warns Passengers of Lyft Crackdown as Taxi Service Prepares to Launch

The Taxi and Limousine Commission released the warning to drivers and passengers.

Bed-Stuy »

Ride-Sharing App Lyft Ready to Give Uber a Run for Its Money

Lyft, a ride-sharing app, is trying to drum up community support to expand into New York.

Midtown »

Livery Car Driver Wrongly Accused of Being Illegal Cabbie 6 Times, Docs Say

Part-time livery driver Walter Parrish's car was seized six times by the Taxi and Limousine Commission.

Midtown »

Asian Man Accused of Being Illegal Cabbie is Latest to Say He Was Profiled

The chauffeur said he was simply taking his longtime boss to run errands.

Williamsburg »

TLC Explains E-Hail Rules After Rider Says Cabbie Booted Her for Uber Fare

An editor at the Guardian got into a Twitter back-and-forth with an Uber manager after the incident. 

Upper West Side »

De Blasio's Pedestrian Crash Prevention Plan Includes Taxi 'Black Boxes'

The mayor's "Vision Zero" plan includes street redesign and stricter penalties for reckless driving.

Upper West Side »

Councilwoman Pushes Law to Yank Cabbies' Licenses After Pedestrian Crashes

Helen Rosenthal is calling for an automatic taxi driver license suspension after a pedestrian accident.

Upper West Side »

UWS Leaders Demand Stricter Penalties for Drivers Who Hit Pedestrians

CB7 is calling for automatic license revocation for anyone who injures or kills someone while driving. 

Upper West Side »

Family of 9-Year-Old Killed by Taxi Wants Cabbie's License Yanked

Cooper Stock's family wants the city to take the cabdriver who killed the boy off the road.

Richmond Hill »

Woman Struck and Killed by SUV Steps from Her Jamaica Home, NYPD Says

Mosa Khatun, 38, was killed in Jamaica Hills two days after a cabbie died in a crash in Richmond Hill.