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Thursday, October 2, 2014

MTA Chairman Speaks to LI Business Community

MTA Chairman & CEO Joseph Lhota visited the Long Island Association on Tuesday, May 8th in his first official visit to Long Island. He discussed East Side Access, the double track from Farmingdale to Ronkonkoma, and other ways the MTA and LIRR are tied to promoting economic development in the region and partnering with the business community.

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Newsday, May 8, 2012 – MTA chair: East Side Access may be delayed

LIBN, May 8, 2012 – Lhota tells LIA no East Side Access until 2019

newsitemlhota2.jpg From left: LIA President & CEO Kevin Law, MTA Chairman & CEO Joseph Lhtoa,
LICA Executive Director Marc Herbst, and Bethpage Federal Credit Union CEO Kirk Kordeleski