Cold weather makes for brutal commute today

Shaya Mourad, a taxi driver in New Brunswick, says that when it's cold, no one walks and everyone wants to take taxis. (1/28/14)

NEW BRUNSWICK - Although temperatures warmed up Monday, they took a dive Tuesday.

In New Brunswick, the temperatures were in the teens, making for a brutally cold morning for commuters.

However, taxi drivers say that the cold weather is good for business.

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Shaya Mourad, a taxi driver in New Brunswick, says that when it's cold, no one walks and everyone wants to take taxis.

People who had to be outside today were advised to dress in layers and watch out for slick spots on the roads and sidewalks.

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