Accessible taxis are now available in Connecticut through Metro Taxi. This Greater New Haven-based company has 70 wheelchair-accessible taxis that have lowered floors and wheelchair tie-downs. The vehicles feature rear-entry ramps, and they can accommodate two wheelchair-users. Metro Taxi drivers also receive additional training on how to safely board and secure wheelchair passengers. Service is available to 13 cities and towns in the Greater New Haven area, 24 hours a day, seven days a week. For more information visit www.metrotaxict.com/metroaccess or call (203) 777-7777.