Commissions

LADOT works with two citizen commissions appointed by the Mayor of Los Angeles and confirmed by the City Council.

Board of Transportation Commissioners
The Transportation Commission has a number of duties and responsibilities under the Los Angeles Administrative Code authorized by the City Council:

  • Review of proposed ordinances regulating city streets (e.g. speed limits)
  • Oversight of off-street parking facilities
  • Control of the Special Parking Revenue Fund, subject to City Council approval
  • Regulation of vehicles for hire (e.g. ambulances) other than taxicabs 

Meet our transportation commissioners and access meeting agendas, reports, and current rules through the transportation commission.

Board of Taxicab Commissioners
The Taxicab Commission has a number of duties and responsibilities under the Los Angeles Administrative Code authorized by the City Council:

  • Approves taxicab franchises, subject to City Council approval
  • Awards and revokes taxi franchise permits
  • Investigates and disciplines driver and company misconduct
  • Sets taxicab rates, subject to City Council approval
  • Sets taxicab operating rules and procedures

Meet our taxicab commissioners and access meeting agendas, reports, and current rules through the taxicab commission.