May 19, 2022
NEW YORK – New York City Mayor Eric Adams today announced the confirmation of David Do by the New York City Council as commissioner and chair of the New York City Taxi and Limousine Commission (TLC), with no votes against his confirmation.
“David Do understands that a strong taxi and for-hire industry is a critical piece of a just and equitable New York City, and he is the right person to help us achieve it,” said Mayor Adams. “Thank you to my colleagues in the City Council for their fair and timely consideration of a supremely qualified and capable nominee. I look forward to working with Commissioner Do to move our city forward.”
“Congratulations to David Do for his confirmation by the City Council as chair and commissioner of the TLC,” said Deputy Mayor for Operations Meera Joshi. “I look forward to working with him in his new role as he brings his experience and commitment to equity and accessibility to the industry.”
“I am excited and ready to take on this role to serve the entire for-hire industry at this critical time, and I want to thank Mayor Adams, Deputy Mayor Joshi, and the City Council for this incredible opportunity,” said incoming TLC Commissioner and Chair David Do. “I want to let drivers know that they have a partner in me. I am fully committed to helping drivers get relief from crushing medallion debt, delivering true transportation equity for our customers with disabilities and those outside of Manhattan, and leveraging technology and innovation to diversify and strengthen our industry.”