Charles J. Fuschillo Jr.'s posts related to Transportation

SENATOR FUSCHILLO INTRODUCES LEGISLATION TO HELP UTILIZE PUBLIC-PRIVATE PARTNERSHIPS TO FUND TRANSPORTATION INFRASTRUCTURE PROJECTS

Innovative Infrastructure Development Act Would Help Create Tens of Thousands of Jobs, Unlock Billions of Dollars in Private Capital, & Address State’s Infrastructure Crisis

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SENATOR FUSCHILLO INTRODUCES “COMPLETE STREETS” LEGISLATION TO HELP MAKE ROADS SAFER FOR ALL WHO USE THEM

Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (R-Merrick), Chairman of the Senate’s Transportation Committee, today announced that he has introduced legislation to utilize "complete streets" design principles to make roadways safer for all who use them. 

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SENATOR FUSCHILLO VOTES TO STRENGTHEN STATE’S TEXTING WHILE DRIVING BAN

            Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (R-Merrick) recently voted in favor of legislation to strengthen the state’s texting-while-driving ban.

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SENATOR FUSCHILLO VOTES TO STRENGTHEN STATE'S TEXTING WHILE DRIVING BAN

Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (R-Merrick) today voted in favor of strengthening New York's texting while driving ban. The legislation would better enable police officers to enforce the ban by making texting while driving a primary violation. Texting while driving is currently a secondary violation, meaning law enforcement can only enforce the ban if they cite the driver for another offense, such as speeding.

The legislation was approved by the State Senate and sent to the Assembly for consideration.

SENATE TRANSPORTATION COMMITTEE APPROVES NOMINATION OF NEW DEPARTMENT OF MOTOR VEHICLES COMMISSIONER

Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (R-Merrick), Chairman of the Senate’s Transportation Committee, today announced that the Transportation Committee has approved Governor Cuomo’s nominee for Commissioner of the New York State Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV), Barbara Fiala.  

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SENATOR FUSCHILLO REMINDS RESIDENTS ABOUT NEW YORK’S “MOVE OVER LAW”

Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (R-Merrick) is reminding drivers about the State’s “Move Over Law” which requires them to move over and exercise due caution when approaching emergency vehicles that are stopped with their lights flashing.  

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