Tag: Charles Schumer

Pol Calls for Federal Review of LIRR Safety

The move comes a week after a report found safety issues with Metro-North, which had a recent fatal derailment in the Bronx.

Schumer: Feds Will Fund $180M Long Beach Dune Project

"This project, fully funded by the federal government, will ultimately provide massive protections for Long Beach residents and businesses."

Nassau Lobbies Feds for More Bay Park Sandy Aid

“This project may be the single most important thing we can do to protect homeowners and the environment."

Fire Island Dune Rebuilding Plan Hits Snag

Two thirds of the barrier island's dunes will be rebuilt by this spring, but the middle part of the island may not get sand until the end of 2014.

Amtrak Upgrading East River Tunnel Repair Plans

Lawmakers say the railroad agency agreed to address issues in the East River Tunnels that have caused repeated LIRR delays.

Canon U.S.A. Celebrates Grand Opening of New Melville HQ

“Now that my dream has came true, my next dream is for Canon USA to grow as a headquarters.”

Schumer Calls on Feds to Expedite Jones Inlet Light, Jetty Repairs

Without proper lighting and broken rocks, the inlet can be treacherous for boaters at night and in the fog.

Pols Push for International Flights at MacArthur Airport

Some residents favor the idea, but not all are on board with adding more flights to the suburban airport.

Suffolk OK’d for Nemo Disaster Aid

The president has issued a disaster declaration for the February blizzard that crippled eastern Long Island.

Federal Report Casts Doubt on Future of Brookhaven National Laboratory’s Heavy...

In Monday's response to the report’s worst-case scenario, the Empire State’s Congressional representatives have begun to weigh in.
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