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Governor Cuomo Announces Zero Residential Property Acquisitions Needed for Long Island Third Track Project

By | LIRR Expansion Project, Press Release

At Governor’s urging, LIRR officials re-evaluated initial plans and now plan to construct entire expansion within the existing right-of-way Governor also announces full review of all grade crossings involved in project to improve safety for local residents, motorists and pedestrians Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced that his proposal to…

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2nd Proposal of Governor Cuomo’s 2016 Agenda: Transform and Expand Vital Infrastructure Downstate

By | LIRR Expansion Project, Press Release
LIRR to undergo major improvements – expanding along Main Line from Floral Park to Hicksville – to ease commuting and attract businesses and jobs Governor’s agenda also supports region’s airports, explores new transportation access proposals, and invests in the region’s assets Governor Cuomo unveiled the second signature proposal of his...
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LIRR to Undergo Major Improvements — Expanding Along Main Line from Floral Park to Hicksville Third Track Will Ease Commuting and Attract Businesses and Jobs

By | LIRR Expansion Project, Press Release
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today unveiled the second signature proposal of his 2016 agenda: a comprehensive plan to transform and expand vital infrastructure downstate and make critical investments in the region. Most notably, the proposal includes a major expansion and improvement project for the Long Island Rail Road. The Governor...
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