LIRR union and MTA leaders may be close to reaching a deal.
“We must do everything we can to prevent Long Islanders from being held hostage by a strike."
The officer is accused of pushing a 64-year-old man to the ground, injuring his head and arm.
It predicts that the Third Track would add 14,000 jobs, $3 billion in personal income, $5.6 billion to our Gross Regional Product, 35,000 new residents, $40 million in additional sales tax revenue and $103 million in added property tax revenue.
LIRR workers have threatened to strike come July if they don't get a new contract after working without one for four years.
Long Island Rail Road officials are warning riders of a recently uncovered skimming device on a ticket vending machine (TVM) and are asking the...