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  • Apr 19, 2012
  • 01:06 AM

Livery cab drivers who want to pick up street hails don't have to know English

Pete Donohue / New York Daily News
The current draft of rules would let livery drivers pick up street hails for four years before becoming proficient in English. Taxi and Limousine Commission officials, however, are considering exempting current livery drivers from even the four-year deadline because they’re concerned many won’t be able to pass the test and would lose their livelihoods, sources said.

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