11/17/2009 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Cab Drivers Honored In National Ceremony

Twenty cabdrivers from around the country, including seven from New York City, were honored in a ceremony Wednesday afternoon by the International Association of Transportation Regulators and the city's Taxi and Limousine Commission.

The Driver Recognition Ceremony was one of the culminating events of the association's 22nd annual conference, which took place at the Marriott Hotel in Brooklyn Heights. Matthew W. Daus, the current chairman of the commission, was inducted as the association's new president.

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