Red Brick Daily
A press release from the Kaohsiung City Government touted the city’s wheelchair accessible taxi (WAT) program … in which the city and taxi companies worked together to provide transport options for disabled residents.
There are now 46 WATs in service in KHH … and by the end of the year … the city hopes to boost that number to 100.
Kaohsiung reportedly has the highest rate of wheelchair accessible taxi usage among physically disabled residents in Taiwan … at 61%.
Four taxi companies in KHH provide wheelchair accessible taxis — the numbers to call are below:
Taiwan Taxi: Cell phone – 55688; Local – 405-88888
KS Taxi: 725-8777
Crown Taxi: Cell phone – 5510; Local – 4128-333
(Photos via the Kaohsiung City Government)