Purpose

Senator Carl L. Marcellino Chairman of the Senate Standing Committee on Investigations and Government Operations was joined by Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. a member of the Senate's Energy & Telecommunications Committee, Senator Owen H. Johnson, Senator Kenneth P. LaValle, Senator John J. Flanagan and Senator Jack M. Martins at a public hearing to look at strategies and policies that govern Long Island Power Authority’s (LIPA) storm preparation and restoration, and to examine the industry standards, best practices and post-event analysis of the utility.

Chair: Senator Carl L. Marcellino
Public Hearing: To investigate the Long Island Power Authority’s (LIPA) response to the wide spread power outages that occurred as the result of Hurricane Irene.
Place: Nassau County Office Building
Legislative Hearing Room
1550 Franklin Ave, Mineola, New York 11530
Time: 9:45 A.M. - 2:00 P.M.
Contact: Deborah Peck Kelleher (518) 455-2390
Media Contact: Kathy Wilson (516) 922-1811
ORAL TESTIMONY BY INVITATION ONLY