15 Mar 2019
Joint Hearing Public: To Examine The Effectiveness Of New York State’s Transit Networks | BuffaloBuffalo City Hall
City of White Plains | City Hall
Joint – Senate Standing Committee on Corporations, Authorities and Commissions
Chair: Senator Leroy Comrie
Senate Standing Committee on Transportation
Chair: Senator Timothy M. Kennedy
and Assembly Standing Committee on Transportation
Chair: Assembly Member William B. Magnarelli
Public Hearing: To Examine the Effectiveness of New York State’s Transit Networks | Buffalo
Place: Buffalo City Hall, 65 Niagara Square, Buffalo, New York
Time: 2:00 P.M.
Contact: Paul Nichols (718) 765-6359 (Comrie);
Rick Rodgers (716) 826-2683 (Kennedy);
Theophilus Alexander (518) 455-4857 (Assembly)
Media Contact: Andrew Taranto (718) 765-6359 (Comrie);
Molly Hirschbeck (716) 826-2683 (Kennedy);
Assembly Press Office (518) 455-3888 (Assembly)
The event will be streamed live by the Assembly, please CLICK HERE.
ORAL TESTIMONY AND WRITTEN TESTIMONY ACCEPTED
This is a joint public hearing being held on the effectiveness of New York’s transit networks in Western New York. The New York State Senate and Assembly Committees seek to ensure that legislative activity in 2019 related to transportation reflects a wide perspective of interests from all stakeholders.
Both oral and written testimony will be accepted; those who present oral testimony are asked to limit it to no more than TEN (10) minutes in duration. In preparing the order of witnesses, the Committees will attempt to accommodate individual requests to speak at particular times in view of special circumstances. These requests should be made on the attached reply form or communicated to Committee staff as early as possible.
Twenty (20) copies of any prepared testimony should be submitted at the hearing registration desk. The Committees would appreciate advance receipt of prepared statements. In order to meet the needs of those who may have a disability, the Senate and Assembly, in accordance with their policies of non-discrimination on the basis of disability, as well as the 1990 Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), have made their facilities and services available to all individuals with disabilities. For individuals with disabilities, accommodations will be provided, upon reasonable request, to afford such individuals access and admission to Senate and Assembly facilities and activities.