December 13, 2018
Journalist Molly Taft cited our “Left Behind” report in her 2,000-word investigation.
October 15, 2018
Uber and Lyft fail to provide accessible vehicles to wheelchair users 70% of the time they are requested in New York.
NYLPI Joins Taxis for All Campaign in Support of Intro. 144-A to Permit Additional For-Hire Vehicle Licenses ONLY if They are for Wheelchair-Accessible Vehicles
July 31, 2018
Uber says capping its numbers would “strand” New Yorkers, even though it strands New Yorkers with disabilities every day by offering next to no wheelchair-accessible service.
May 23, 2018
Uber and Lyft fail to provide accessible vehicles to wheelchair users 70% of the time they are requested.
Advocates for Persons with Disabilities File Amicus Brief Demanding Compliance with Accessibility Regulations of New York City “For-Hire Vehicles”
April 12, 2018
The brief underscores the difficulties faced by New Yorkers with disabilities in accessing public transportation.
March 29, 2018
NYLPI spoke about the accessibility crisis in the transit system, and the urgent need to find new funding.