• LIA in the News: September 2021

    To keep you apprised of the latest news regarding the Long Island Association, please see clips of the media coverage we received in the month of August.
     

    1. Newsday – August 31, 2021: Business leaders call on MTA to relocate railroad's Yaphank station
    2. Newsday – August 31, 2021: Hints of a looming housing crisis
    3. LIBN - August 30, 2021: Biz Groups to MTA: Boost access to BNL, East End
    4. Newsday - August 29, 2021: New MTA leader Lieber promises shorter, more reliable trips for LIRR riders
    5. News 12 – August 29, 2021: Power and Politics
    6. Spectrum Local News – August 27, 2021: Business groups urge caution in rollout of COVID workplace law
    7. LIBN – August 27, 2021: To: Gov. Kathy Hochul, From: Long Island, Re: Wish List
    8. InnovateLI- August 25, 2021: Newsletter (scroll down, re: vaccine letter)  
    9. WSHU Public Radio – August 24, 2021: Long Island Association Asks Companies to Get Vaccinated
    10. Newsday – August 24, 2021: LIA: Vaccinations will keep the economic recovery on track
    11. Newsday – August 24, 2021: State-run mass vaccination sites may be resurrected, says NY Gov. Kathy Hochul
    12. News 12 – August 23, 2021: President Biden urges Americans to get vaccinated following full FDA approval
    13. Newsday – August 18, 2021: 70% of NY manufacturers are having trouble hiring, survey finds
    14. LIBN – August 17, 2021: Rizzo: Will the pandemic really reduce LI’s population?
    15. Newsday – August 17, 2021: Popular Farmingdale bowling alley 'clobbered by COVID' to close Wednesday
    16. Newsday – August 14, 2021: LI’s modest population growth could address high taxes, affordable housing
    17. LIBN – August 13, 2021: In Nassau, $1.5 million to boost downtowns
    18. InnovateLI – August 12, 2021: Backing Small Biz, LIA Wades into Federal Antitrust War  
    19. LI Herald – August 12, 2021: Boosting Nassau businesses in Cedarhurst
    20. CBS News – August 12, 2021: $1.5 Million From COVID American Rescue Plan Being Earmarked For Small Businesses In Nassau County
    21. Newsday – August 12, 2021: Curran: Nassau to use $10M in federal stimulus for county businesses
    22. News 12 – August 11, 2021: What the switch in power to Lt. Gov. Hochul will mean for Long Islanders
    23. LIBN – August 11, 2021: Hochul prepares for spotlight as Cuomo steps down
    24. Newsday – August 10, 2021: The Point: No Stranger to Long Island
    25. Newsday – August 1, 2021: Sales tax revenue increasing sharply, but analysts remain wary  (note: cover story)