Press Releases, Public Testimony, and Public Comments - 2012

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January

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TSTC's comments on New York State's proposed fracking regulations

TSTC announces launch of Tappan Zee outreach and public awareness campaign

TSTC releases preliminary comments on Tappan Zee DEIS

TSTC's comments on proposed New York State budget

TSTC's comments at public hearing for proposed Hudson-Bergen Light Rail extension

February

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TSTC release on the House's transportation bill

TSTC comments on the House Transportation Bill's effects in New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut

TSTC comments on Fresh Direct's relocation to the Bronx

TSTC announces release of short film on Tappan Zee replacement project

TSTC comments on New York State's Tappan Zee loan application

TSTC runs radio ads calling for transit on Tappan Zee

Bipartisan coalition: Tappan Zee DEIS raises more questions than answers

TSTC comments on proposed Suffolk County Transit fare increase

March

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TSTC testimony at Tappan Zee DEIS public hearing

TSTC releases Most Dangerous Roads For Walking Report, discussing New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut pedestrian fatalities

TSTC asks Senate Majority Leader Skelos and Assembly Speaker Silver to stand up for transit on the Tappan Zee

TSTC testifies at New York City Council

TSTC comments on New Jersey budget

TSTC comments on New York Senate budget's impact on Long Island transit projects

Empire State Transportation Alliance applauds deal on MTA Capital Program

TSTC: New York State's Tappan Zee transit numbers fatally flawed

TSTC applauds NJDOT funding for Safe Streets to Transit, Transit Village programs

TSTC's complete comments on Tappan Zee Hudson River Crossing Project DEIS

April

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TSTC calls for supplemental study on Tappan Zee

Statement in response to the Government Accountability Office's report on the ARC tunnel cancellation

Bridgeport sustainable streets forum provides ideas for promoting safe roads and economic development

TSTC comments on the NYMTC TIP

Groups release "Complete Streets in a Box," a toolkit for local governments

TSTC statement in response to New York State's unsuccessful bid for a TIFIA loan for the Tappan Zee Bridge project

May

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TSTC comments at Suffolk County's Welfare to Work Commission hearing

Grant awarded to stabilize and support South Norwalk neighborhoods

Grant awarded for sewer study near Bellport transit hub

Grant awarded for zoning study near Mamaroneck transit hub

Grant awarded for housing study near Flushing transit hub

TSTC and AARP report: cuts to public transit disproportionately hurt older and low-income New Yorkers

TSTC comments on the circulation and mobility section of Newark's master plan

June

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TSTC comments on New York City budget and the Solid Waste Management Plan

TSTC comments on notice of scoping for Stamford Transportation Center parking and transit-oriented development

TSTC releases analysis of NJDOT Capital Program

TSTC comments on NJ Transit bus service changes

TSTC executive director appointed as assistant commissioner for intergovernmental affairs at NYCDOT

TSTC testimony on the TTF at New Jersey Senate Budget Committee hearing

TSTC testimony at New York City Council Committee on Transportation, addressing public transit needs outside manhattan

TSTC, LIRR Commuter Council, and Vision Long Island call for release of transit commuter tax benefit bill from committee

TSTC comments on New Haven-Hartford-Springfield rail project's environmental documents

Albany fails to protect dedicated transit funding, again

TSTC statement on New Jersey raising bond cap for transportation capital program

TSTC statement after New York State's announcement of a rush hour bus lane on the Tappan Zee

Federal transportation bill a disappointment for New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut

July

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Delayed state documents suggest outsized Tappan Zee Transit cost estimates

Advocates praise ConnDOT "road diet" plan for East Hartford

TSTC releases new analysis of state by state transportation priorities

TSTC statement on MTA service restorations

TSTC testimony at MTA board meeting

August

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Tappan Zee FEIS Lacks Transit Commitment

TSTC releases "Older Pedestrians at Risk," with specific information on New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut

TSTC statement after announcement of Tappan Zee Bridge transit agreement

TSTC statement on 2013 Citi Bike launch

TSTC statement on payroll mobility tax ruling

TSTC statement on Bridgeport bike grant

September

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Tri-State and Connecticut Conference of Municipalities release Connecticut street safety planning toolkit

Tri-State comments at public hearing on Stamford Transportation Center garage/TOD

TSTC Statement on New York City Mayor's Management Report

TSTC Statement on Tappan Zee Bridge Record of Decision

October

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Symposium outlines transit and development opportunities for Long Island

Tri-State comments on Henry Hudson Bridge cashless tolling

TSTC statement on MTA fare and toll hike proposals

TSTC testimony on American Dream Meadowlands at NJSEA meeting

TSTC and Vision Long Island release "Complete Streets in a Box"

TSTC testimony on Suffolk County Budget

November

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TSTC Testimony at Brooklyn MTA fare hike hearing

TSTC Testimony at MTA Fare and Toll Hike Hearings - Bronx, Manhattan

Comments at Technical Hearing on CT DEEP Comprehensive Energy Strategy

TSTC Testimony at MTA Fare and Toll Hike Hearing (Orange County)

TSTC Statement on Connecticut Spending Cuts

December

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Elected Officials and Local Advocates Call for Comprehensive Transportation-Land Use Plan in Brooklyn Gateway Area

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

Statement on MTA Fare Increase and Four-Year Financial Plan

TSTC statement in response to the resignation of MTA Chairman Joseph Lhota