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

SENATOR FUSCHILLO: STATE BUDGET SHOULD INCREASE HIGHWAY FUNDS FOR LOCAL GOVERNMENT

Increase Would be the First Since 2008 & Help Provide Relief to Municipalities

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SENATOR FUSCHILLO’S LEGISLATION TO REQUIRE BACKGROUND CHECKS FOR ALL BUS DRIVERS APPROVED BY SENATE TRANSPORTATION COMMITTEE

Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (R-Merrick) today announced that legislation he sponsors to require all bus drivers to submit to a criminal history check has been approved by the New York State Senate’s Transportation Committee.

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SENATE TRANSPORTATION COMMITTEE APPROVES LEGISLATION TO PROTECT NEW YORKERS FROM DRUNK DRIVERS

     Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (R-Merrick), Chairman of the Senate’s Transportation Committee, today announced that the Committee has approved legislation to help strengthen the state’s DUI laws and protect individuals from drunk drivers.

     “Drunk drivers endanger innocent lives every time they choose to get behind the wheel, regardless of the type of vehicle. Strengthening our laws and closing legal loopholes will give law enforcement greater tools to catch and prosecute drunk drivers and help to make our roads safer for everyone,” said Senator Fuschillo.

     The drunk driving legislation approved by the committee would:

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SENATOR FUSCHILLO REAPPOINTED AS CHAIRMAN OF SENATE TRANSPORTATION COMMITTEE

            Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (R-Merrick) today was reappointed as Chairman of the Senate’s Transportation Committee.  This will be Senator Fuschillo’s second term as the Committee’s Chairman. 

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Senator Fuschillo Discusses Reopening of Ocean Parkway (from News 12 Long Island)

New York State Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. appears on News 12 Long Island to discuss the reopening and reconstruction of the Ocean Parkway, which was severely damaged during Hurricane Sandy.