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Notice of Rescheduling of Sales of Wheelchair Accessible Taxicab Medallions

On August 16, 2014, notice was published in the Pennsylvania Bulletin of the Philadelphia Parking Authority’s Board Order 14-003 directing the Taxicab & Limousine Division (“TLD”) to administer the sale of 46 Philadelphia taxicab medallions, each of which are designated as wheelchair accessible vehicle (WAV) taxicab medallions.  This notice included the date, time and location of the bid openings for each of these medallions.

Bid openings were scheduled at 11:00 a.m. at the TLD headquarters at 2415 S. Swanson Street, Philadelphia, PA 19148 for Medallions WP-1602 and WP-1603 on Wednesday, October 22, 2014 and Medallions WP-1604, WP-1605 and WP-1606 on Wednesday, October 29, 2014.  However, Pursuant to the Board Order under Paragraph No. 10, TLD Director James R. Ney exercised his discretion to reschedule the sale of these medallions due to lack of participation.

Therefore, the sealed bids for Medallions WP-1602, WP-1603, WP-1604, WP-1605 and WP-1606 will be opened by the Director at the TLD’s headquarters on January 21, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. at 2415 South Swanson Street, Philadelphia, PA 19148.

Please refer to Board Order 14-003 for all ordered instructions and other information concerning the sale of these medallions (  See also 52 Pa. Code  §§ 1013.31 – 1013.37 relating to Medallion Sales by Authority.

James R. Ney, Director
Taxicab & Limousine Division
Philadelphia Parking Authority