Quantcast

Gotham Gazette

The Place for New York Policy and politics

Citizens Union
Loading

Leroy Comrie

Leroy Comrie

  • Cuomo Makes Transit a ‘Personal Priority,’ Advocates Want More Funding Details

    cuomo prendergast mta

    Gov. Cuomo & MTA Chair Prendergast (photo: Philip Kamrass, Governor's Office)


    Governor Andrew Cuomo has made mass transit a major focus of late, holding a series of events over the past year regarding airport redevelopment, railroad expansion, new transportation hubs and vehicles, and more. Early last month he described the Metropolitan Transit Administration (MTA) as a new “personal priority” and announced an effort to modernize the agency, beginning with the purchase of over 1,000 new subway

    ...