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Governor Andrew Cuomo is not the only person praising his latest appointment to the MTA Board, his predecessor David Paterson. As the Daily News‘ Albany bureau chief Ken Lovett reported earlier today, Governor Paterson will be replacing trucker girl Nancy Shevell (whom The Observer wrote perhaps the definitive profile of last year). Read More
This You Know: As the Subways Go, So Goes the New York Economy. So What Are the Governor, Sheldon Silver and the M.T.A. Doing About It? ‘Until You Have an Agreement,’ Says Gov. Paterson, ‘You Don’t Know.’
Where Transportation Plans Go to Die
By Jimmy Vielkind
ALBANY—Unable thus far Read More
8:30 a.m. A forum on school finance equity for New York City will take place at The Century Foundation, 41 East 70th St.
9:30 a.m. An MTA Board meeting will take place at the MTA Board Room, 347 Madison Ave.
9:30 a.m. Tenants and housing activists protest eviction proceedings at 141 Livingston St. in Brooklyn. Read More
At 9:30 a.m., the MTA Board will meet at 347 Madison Ave.
At 10 a.m., Ceasar Borja, Jr., and others demand federal funding for 9/11 treatment programs, near Church and Fulton streets.
At 11 a.m., Hillary Clinton gives the keynote speech at the Ten Big Ideas for a New America” policy forum, in D.C. Read More