The Car and Truck Fleet and Leasing Management Magazine

NYC Mayor Slows Growth of Green Cab Taxi Fleet

May 15, 2014

New York Mayor Bill de Blasio's administration will delay issuing an additional 6,000 permits to operators of so-called green cabs, a rival taxi fleet to the city's yellow-cab service.

There are now 5,081 green cabs operating in competition with yellow taxis, which are supported by a powerful lobby that helped elect the new mayor, reports the New York Times.

Meera Joshi, the city's new taxi commissioner, said the new permits would not be issued before "stakeholder engagement" on the plan.

Twitter Facebook Google+

Comments

Please note that comments may be moderated. 
Leave this field empty:
 
 

Fleet Incentives

Determine the actual cost of owning and running a vehicle in your fleet. Compare vehicles by class and model.

FleetFAQ

Fleet Tracking And Telematics

Todd Ewing from Fleetmatics will answer your questions and challenges

View All

 

Fleet Management And Leasing

Merchants Experts will answer your questions and challenges

View All

 

Sponsored by

Certified Automotive Fleet Manager (CAFM) is the fleet management industry's highest level of certification.

Read more

Up Next

More From The World's Largest Fleet Publisher