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Taxi Association Elect New Executive Team

Taxi Association Elect New Executive Team

The Bermuda Taxi Owners Association [BTOA] held a Special General Meeting and elected their new executive team, which consists of Dennis Furbert, David Dumont, Shari-Lynn Pringle, Michee Barclay and Nigel Richardson. A spokesperson said, “Pursuant to Article 11-Meetings; of the BTOA Constitution, a Special General Meeting was called with the sole... Read more of this article

Taxi Owners Association To Hold AGM On Oct 26

Taxi Owners Association To Hold AGM On Oct 26

The Bermuda Taxi Owners Association [BTOA] will hold their AGM on¬†Tuesday, October 26th. A spokesperson said, “Resumption of the BTOA AGM which was aborted on 6 August, 2021. Tuesday, October 26, 2021 at *7.30pm – 9pm “Membership must be paid to nominate and/or vote. Nomination forms are available and must be submitted by October... Read more of this article

Changes Planned For Minicar Rental Legislation

Changes Planned For Minicar Rental Legislation

After meetings between Government, taxi entities and other transportation stakeholders, changes to the plan to introduce minicar rentals will be reflected in new legislation, with the legislation set to allow for licenced liveries to offer minicars that are no more than 60 inches wide and 115 inches long, with seats limited to two and cc being limited... Read more of this article

Taxi Drivers Withdraw Labour Until Monday

Taxi Drivers Withdraw Labour Until Monday

Taxi drivers are gathering outside the House of Assembly today, and said they have withdrawn their labour until Monday, with the Bermuda Taxi Owners and Operators Association saying they are seeking for the rental car bill to be “withdrawn completely from the books.” President of the Bermuda Taxi Owners and Operators Association Leo Simmons... Read more of this article

BTOA Raise Objections To Scooter Tour Plans

BTOA Raise Objections To Scooter Tour Plans

The President of the Bermuda Taxi Owners Association [BTOA]¬†raised concerns about the plans to introduce three-wheel scooter tours, saying he sees it as “Government allowing just another slap in the face for the taxi industry,” and “for them to be used island-wide while giving a scenic tour is ludicrous.” Earlier this week,... Read more of this article

BTOA Expresses Concern Over Rumble Strips

BTOA Expresses Concern Over Rumble Strips

[Updated with Ministry's response] The President of the Bermuda Taxi Owners Association [BTOA] has raised concerns about the rumble strips recently placed on East Broadway, saying the strips have caused “meters to malfunction” and “wheels to become misaligned.” “Those rumble strips are of a grave concern to the industry... Read more of this article

BTOA President Responds To Minister Richards

BTOA President Responds To Minister Richards

Following his recent public plea to the Bermuda government and an appearance by Minister Bob Richards on the television show Let’s Talk on Monday night, Derek Young, president of the Bermuda Taxi Owners and Operators [BTOA], has responded to the Minister’s comments. Mr. Young said, “On behalf of the taxi industry I would like to respond... Read more of this article

BDA Taxi Owners Await Proposal Implementation

BDA Taxi Owners Await Proposal Implementation

The taxi industry eagerly awaits the implementation of their proposals that were put forward to the government in 2013, according to Bermuda Taxi Owners and Operators Association president Derek Young. Concerning his organization’s recent dealings with government officials, Mr. Young said, “We have been very patient going about our business.... Read more of this article