We Won! MTA Appears To Back Down On Planned Access-A-Ride Fare Hike

February 25, 2019

The Metropolitan Transit Authority appears to have backed down on plans to raise fares on people with disabilities, after outrage from the Access A Ride Reform Group (AARRG!).

New York’s Transit Should Be For Everyone

February 19, 2019

NYLPI’s Director of Disability Justice, Ruth Lowenkron, gave testimony before the New York State Senate today.

Brick Underground Story On Accessible Apartments Features NYLPI Organizer

February 14, 2019

Brick Underground reporter Nikki Mascali interviewed NYLPI Organizer Eman Rimawi about finding an apartment in New York if you have mobility issues.

Hey, MTA!

February 8, 2019

Tell the MTA Board not to raise the fares on people with disabilities to $3! They’re voting on Feb 27…sign the petition NOW…

Opposing The Un-Fare Hike on Access-A-Ride

January 23, 2019

We’re speaking up with dozens of Access-A-Ride Users to oppose an unfair fare hike

Citylab Cites NYLPI Report, Asking “Why Can’t Uber and Lyft Be More Wheelchair Friendly?”

December 13, 2018

Journalist Molly Taft cited our “Left Behind” report in her 2,000-word investigation.

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