Charles J. Fuschillo Jr.'s posts related to Mta (Metropolitan Transportation Authority)

SENATOR FUSCHILLO JOINS UTU IN PROTESTING PROPOSED MTA SERVICE CUTS


Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (R-Merrick) recently joined with hundreds of members of the United Transportation Union (UTU) in protesting the MTA’s proposed service cuts.

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SENATOR FUSCHILLO'S STATEMENT TO THE MTA OPPOSING SERVICE CUTS

Following is the statement Senator Fuschillo submitted to the MTA as part of its public hearing regarding proposed service cuts:

 

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SENATOR FUSCHILLO INFORMS RESIDENTS HOW TO VOICE THEIR OPINION ON MTA’S PROPOSED SERVICE CUTS

LIRR, LI Bus Riders Can Submit Comments to MTA at Public Hearing, Through Mail, or Email 

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SENATOR FUSCHILLO LETTER URGING MTA TO ABANDON PROPOSED LIRR & LI BUS SERVICE CUTS

Senator Fuschillo recently wrote to MTA Chairman Jay Walder to oppose the MTA's proposed LIRR & LI Bus service cuts.'

You can read a copy of Senator Fuschillo's letter to Chairman Walder by clicking the link below. 

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SENATORS FUSCHILLO & JOHNSON: NEW REPUBLIC TRAIN STATION, DOUBLE TRACK PROPOSAL VITAL FOR CONTINUED ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT ALONG ROUTE 110 CORRIDOR

State Senators Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (8th Senate District) and Owen H. Johnson (4th Senate District) today announced support for the MTA’s proposal to create a new Republic Train Station and adding a full double track between Farmingdale and Ronkonkoma.

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SENATOR FUSCHILLO SPEAKS TO NASSAU COUNCIL OF CHAMBERS OF COMMERCE

State Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (8th Senate District) recently addressed members of the Nassau Council of Chambers of Commerce.

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SENATOR FUSCHILLO CALLS FOR REPEAL OF MTA PAYROLL TAX WHICH HARMS SMALL BUSINESS OWNERS AND NON-PROFIT AGENCIES

Photo caption: Senator Fuschillo (second right) joins with local small businesses, non-profit organizations, and local libraries in calling on Governor Paterson to repeal the MTA payroll tax.

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SENATOR FUSCHILLO AND LIRR ANNOUNCE $40 MILLION IMPROVEMENT PROJECT AT MASSAPEQUA TRAIN STATION

     Photo caption: Senator Fuschillo speaks about the new $40 million improvement project at the Massapequa Train Station. He is joined by (l-r) Legislator Michael Venditto, Senator Kemp Hannon, MTA Board Member Mitch Pally, LIRR President Helena Williams, Assemblyman Joseph Saladino, and Assemblyman Tom McKevitt.

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SENATOR FUSCHILLO MEETS WITH NEW MTA BOARD MEMBER FROM WANTAGH

     Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (R-Merrick), Chairman of the Senate's Transportation Committee, recently met with newly appointed Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) Board member, and Wantagh resident, John Molloy. Mr. Molloy was recently confirmed by the New York State Senate to his new position.

     Senator Fuschillo congratulated Mr. Molloy on his new position and discussed a number of issues with him, including the future of the MTA, current MTA & LIRR services, and the need to cut costs and avoid fare increases to help make the MTA more affordable for residents.

     Senator Fuschillo (right) is pictured with new MTA Board member, and Wantagh resident, John Molloy (left).

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SENATE TRANSPORTATION COMMITTEE TO HOLD PUBLIC HEARING ON MTA’S FINANCES

      Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (R-Merrick), Chairman of the New York State Senate’s Transportation Committee, announced that the committee will be holding a public hearing on the Metropolitan Transportation Authority’s (MTA) finances. The hearing will provide the Committee with an update on the MTA’s capital spending plan and operating budget as they pertain to each MTA agency. 

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