Press Releases, Public Testimony, and Public Comments - 2011

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


December

19

15

14

8

7

6

TSTC's Comments on the American Dream's Draft Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement (DSEIS)

Coalition Statement: Transit-less Tappan Zee Bridge Would Be Obsolete from Day One

Coalition Statement: Albany Should Make Transit Funding a Priority

Coalition of Transit Advocates Expresses Dissapointment in Albany's Nullification of the Transit Lockbox

Coalition of Transit Advocates Call on Albany to Fund MTA Fully in New Tax Plan

Associate Director Veronica Vanterpool's Testimony at the Westchester County Budget Hearing


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November

30



18

16

15

9

Coalition of Planning Advocates Calls for Amendments to NJ Economic Development Bill

New Analysis Identifies Most Dangerous Roads for Bicyclists in Southern New Jersey Counties

Watchdog Group, Bike Shop Call for Transforming Dangerous Gloucester County Roads

Testimony at NJ Meadowlands Commission Hearing on American Dream

Grants Available to Promote Development Near Transit Hubs [PDF]

Testimony at NJ Transit Board Meeting


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October

27

25

20

19

 

 

18

13

11

11

3

Testimony at TZ Bridge Rockland County Hearing

Testimony at TZ Bridge Westchester County Hearing

Statement on Gov. Cuomo's Nomination of Joe Lhota as MTA Chair

Report: Over 10 Million Drivers Cross Deficient Bridges in NJ Every Day; NJ Senators React

Deficient Bridges in New York’s Metro Areas Crossed by Over 21 Million Vehicles a Day

Deficient Bridges in Connecticut’s Metro Areas Crossed by Over 3.8 Million Vehicles a Day

Statement on NJDOT's Safety Improvements in Atlantic County and Support for Complete Streets

Statement on Governor Malloy’s Release of Transit Oriented Development Pilot Program Funding

Bus Rapid Transit Must Remain Part of the Tappan Zee Project

New Survey: New Jerseyans Support Statewide Planning and Water Quality Protection

Groups Call for Nassau Legislators to Stand Up for Bus Riders; Urge County to Get Back to Negotiating Table with MTA


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September

14

8

Cheers for NYC's Planned Bike-Share System

Testimony at East Side Open Space Forum


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August

25

24

 

23

22

16

15

10

5

4

3

Statement on Appointment of Jim Redeker as ConnDOT Commissioner

Testimony at Hoboken City Council Meeting

Tri-State, AARP Call for Transforming Dangerous Black Horse Pike

Testimony at Public Hearing on CT Fare Hikes and Service Cuts

Comments on NJTPA Draft FY2012-15 Transportation Improvement Program

Testimony at Port Authority Public Hearing

Statement: Gov. Cuomo to Sign Life-Saving Complete Streets Bill

New Jersey's Commitment to Transit Has Shrunk Over Past 8 Years

Statement on Port Authority's Proposed Fare and Toll Increases

Testimony at NYC East Side Open Space Forum

Federal Cuts to Transportation Would Threaten NY’s Transportation System

Federal Cuts to Transportation Would Threaten CT’s Transportation System


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July

27

 

 

26

21

19

House Transportation Bill Proposal Threatens NJ’s Transportation System

Statement on MTA's Funding Plan

Testimony at MTA Board Meeting

Testimony at Public Hearing on NJ Draft Energy Master Plan

Statement on Resignation of MTA Chairman and CEO Jay Walder

Tri-State Transportation Campaign Praises Gov. Cuomo for Signing Truck Crossover Bill


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June

29

27

20

7

Tri-State Transportation Campaign Calls For Nassau County Surplus to be Dedicated to Long Island Bus Funding

Groups Laud NYS Legislature for Passing Two Environmental “Super Bills,” Urge Gov. Cuomo to Sign Bills into Law

Statement on NY State Senate's Passage of Complete Streets Bill

New Report Finds Older CT Pedestrians at Risk

New Report Finds Older NJ Pedestrians at Risk

New Report Finds Older Downstate NY Pedestrians at Risk


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May

23

 

 

16

 

 

4

National Report Shows 1 in 8 Traffic Deaths in Connecticut Are Pedestrians

National Report Shows 1 in 5 Traffic Deaths in New Jersey Are Pedestrians

National Report Shows 1 in 5 Traffic Deaths in New York Are Pedestrians

Groups Urge Greater Oversight and Public Process for LI Bus Privatization

Testimony at Nassau County Legislature

Analysis Points to Trouble Ahead for NJDOT

Testimony at NYC Council Hearing on NYCDOT Pedestrian Plazas


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April

29

27

21

7

4

1

Tri-State Transportation Campaign Accepts 2011 EPA Environmental Quality Award

Testimony at MTA Board Meeting

Testimony at MTA Finance Committee Meeting

Statement on NJ Highway Condition Report and Capital Plan

Statement on Gov. Malloy's Announcement on the New Britain-Hartford Bus Rapid Transit Project

Statement on Deal to Preserve Long Island Bus Through End of Year


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March

23

 

 

 

9

Testimony at MTA Public Hearing on Long Island Bus

Groups Call on Nassau County to Fully Fund Long Island Bus; MTA to Withdraw Proposed Cuts

Testimony at MTA Board Meeting

Testimony at NJ State Assembly Budget Hearing

New Yorkers Thank City For 3+ Years of Transportation Improvements

(related: Stories Sent to the Tri-State Transportation Campaign from New Yorkers)


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February 

23

16

9

9

9

7

Testimony at MTA Board Meeting

Statement on Gov. Malloy's Budget Address

New Report Identifies Connecticut's Most Dangerous Roads

New Report Identifies New Jersey's Most Dangerous Roads

New Report Identifies Region's Most Dangerous Roads

Statement on Amtrak's Gateway Tunnel


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January 

6

13

14

Statement on Gov. Christie's Transportation Trust Fund Plan

Green Groups Send To-Do List to Gov. Cuomo, NYS Legislature

Statement on Appointment of Joan McDonald as NY State DOT Commissioner