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King County and the City of Seattle will award 25 new dual wheelchair accessible taxis (WAT) medallions through a request for proposal (RFP) process.  Please note the submission deadline closed at 2:00 p.m. on February 21, 2019.  

Some key aspects of this RFP are that each awardee:

  • Must put a new (unused) wheelchair accessible vehicle into service (the County and City will contribute a combined total of up to $5,000 per year toward this expense for up to 5 years)  
  • Must drive the vehicle herself or himself
  • Cannot lease or transfer the medallion for 3 years

Review the full RFP

For complete details on qualification, application, and service requirements, please review the full RFP.

Please email questions to Vicki Nakamichi.

 

Vehicle and Vessel Licensing
206-477-4000
Taxi, For-Hire, and TNC Licensing
206-263-1982
Email us:
forhiredriver@kingcounty.gov
Hours of operation:
8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday thru Friday