Here is a compilation of the most requested info on the Taichung Info Exchange, including links to other Facebook pages of use to expats living in Taichung/Taiwan.
Most Requested Info:
English Speaking Hotline for Foreigners – 1999
Information on taking the written driving test for cars & motorbikes. https://tpcmv.thb.gov.tw/English/ServicesEng/LicenseEng/LicenseTest Island wide.
https://www.mvdis.gov.tw/m3-simulator-drv/index.zul Practice test for cars and motorcycles in various languages.
The Taiwan Government page related to school and office closures during typhoons. http://www.dgpa.gov.tw/ndse.html
Central Weather Bureau – Information on Weather, Typhoons, Earthquakes
Travel Agents that speak English:
Moving Trucks & Shipping Services
Michael 0915 004 031 – Local Moves
Mr. Zhang 0915 004 031 – Local Moves
firstname.lastname@example.org – Shipping Overseas
email@example.com – Shipping Overseas
Other Recommended Sites to Make Your Life Here More Fun & Interesting:
Asher Leiss (Xiaofei) Waterfall sites – Facebook Page
Advice on Legal Aid for Foreigners, Contact the firstname.lastname@example.org