The Route Two Maxi Taxi Association is confident that the recently formed Maxi Taxi Advisory Committee will help protect and further the interest of the sector.
On Wednesday the committee, which will serve for a period of two years, was appointed by the Works and Transport Minister.
Members of the committee were urged to work closely with the Licensing Authority and the Ministry in an effort to improve public transportation and the efficient regulation of maxi taxis for the benefit of all citizens.
The members of the Committee are Sonia Francis-Yearwood – Permanent Secretary (Chairperson); Eon Hewitt – President, Association of Maxi Taxis, Trinidad and Tobago; Linus Phillip – Vice President, Association of Maxi Taxis, Trinidad and Tobago; Arjoon Sinanan – Assistant Treasurer, Association of Maxi Taxis Trinidad and Tobago, Adrian Acosta – President, Trinidad and Tobago Taxi Drivers Network, Senior Superintendent Basdeo Ramdhanie – Trinidad and Tobago Police Service and Ronald Jagessar, Manager, Service Planning, Scheduling and Research – PTSC.
Linus Phillip Route Two Maxi Taxi Association President in a News Power Now interview this afternoon said the development is a positive one for the sector especially at this time.