Press Releases, Public Testimony, and Public Comments - 2014

Jan | Feb | Mar | Apr | May | Jun | Jul | Aug | Sep | Oct | Nov | Dec


January

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Advocates From Across the Tri-State Region Call for Permanent Parity for the Transit Commuter Tax Benefit

New Yorkers Call on Governor Cuomo to Fund Pedestrian and Bicycling Projects

TSTC Eager to Advance Progressive Transportation Policy with New NYC Council Transportation Chair Ydanis Rodriguez

Diversion of MTA Dedicated Funds Could Mean a Rough Ride for Transit Riders, Workers and Manufacturers

TSTC Testimony at the Joint Legislative Hearing on the 2014-2015 NY Executive Budget

February

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Analysis Identifies the Region's Most Dangerous Roads for Walking (CT, NJ, Downstate NY)

Governor Cuomo's Proposed Verrazano-Narrows Bridge Toll Reduction Doesn't Address Inequity

New Yorkers Call on Legislators to Fund Pedestrian and Bicycling Projects

Over 1,000 Pedestrian Crashes in Fairfield County from 2010 to 2012

New NY Bridge Mass Transit Task Force Issues Final Recommendations

March

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TSTC Testimony at Sandy HUD Hearing

TSTC Testimony at NYC DOT Budget Hearing

Map Displays New York Pedestrian Fatalities with Administrative Boundaries

Transit Riders, Advocates Hail Senate and Assembly for Standing Up for Transit Funds

Groups Call for Additional State Transit Funding for Suffolk County Transit Bus System

TSTC Testimony on FY2015 New Jersey Budget

Council Member Cumbo, Advocates Call for Street Safety Improvements on Atlantic Avenue

Council Member Cumbo, Advocates Thank Mayor de Blasio & NYC DOT for Bringing Vision Zero to Atlantic Avenue

Riders Lose: Statement on New York State Legislature Failure to Stop Raid on Public Transportation

April

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Advocates Applaud Updates to NJ Route 35 Reconstruction Plan

TSTC Testimony on Nassau County Home Rule Resolution in Support of Speed Camera Enforcement

TSTC Testimony on Suffolk County Home Rule Resolution in Support of Speed Camera Enforcement

Groups Call for Bus Capital Improvements in PANYNJ's 2014-2023 Capital Program

TSTC Statement on Governor Cuomo's Tappan Zee Bridge Bus Rapid Transit Funding Announcement

May

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Victory for Safer Streets: Connecticut House Passes Vulnerable User Bill

Bus Riders, Advocates Deliver Petitions Calling for Better Bus Service in Suffolk County

TSTC Statement on President Obama's visit to the Tappan Zee Bridge

TSTC Testimony on Suffolk County Complete Streets Implementation Fund

June

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Advocates Applaud Suffolk County Complete Streets Implementation Fund

TSTC Testimony on Vision Zero Legislation

Albany Legislators Lay Politics Aside, Pass Vision Zero's Speed Limit Bill

TSTC Statement on Governor Cuomo's Signing of Historic Traffic Safety Measure for Long Island

TSTC Testimony on New York City Pre-Tax Transit Benefit Legislation

July

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22

TSTC Statement on PACB Approval of Clean Water Loan for Tappan Zee Bridge Construction

TSTC Statement on Governor Cuomo's Signing of Red Light Camera Legislation

August

13

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New Report Finds Older New York Pedestrians at Risk

New Report Finds Older New Jersey Pedestrians at Risk

New Report Finds Older Connecticut Pedestrians at Risk

September

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Statement on EPA's Ruling to Reject Raid of Clean Water Funds to Construct Tappan Zee Bridge

October

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TSTC Testimony on Nassau County's Proposed 2015 Budget

Second Annual Laggy Analysis Shows System-Wide LIRR Investment Needed to Reduce Delays

November

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TSTC Statement on New York City's 25 mph Speed Limit Taking Effect

Statement on New Jersey Legislature's Passage of Port Authority Reform Bills

New Jersey Groups Call for a Permanent Fix for the State's Transportation Fund

December

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TSTC Statement on Reduction of Nassau County Speed Camera Operating Hours

Statement on the Signing of Only One of the Port Authority Reform Bills