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Governor Cuomo Proposes $120 Million to Enhance 16 LIRR Stations and Improve System Connectivity with MacArthur Airport and Brookhaven National Laboratory

By | Stations

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo has unveiled a proposal to invest $120 million to provide state-of-the-art enhancements to 16 LIRR stations and improve system connectivity with a new terminal at MacArthur Airport and a new stop at Brookhaven National Laboratory. These transformative infrastructure projects contribute to the resiliency and strength of…

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Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS)

By | Document, Environmental Study, LIRR Expansion Project
The Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS) for the LIRR Expansion Project was released on November 28, 2016 for public review. The report contains extensive, detailed information about the potential significant effects of the project. The DEIS also provides information about the project’s unprecedented community outreach efforts. View Document by Chapter...
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Governor Cuomo Announces Milestone Reached in LIRR’s Main Line Expansion Project

By | LIRR Expansion Project, Press Release

For Immediate Release: 11/28/2016 GOVERNOR ANDREW M. CUOMO State of New York | Executive Chamber Andrew M. Cuomo | Governor GOVERNOR CUOMO ANNOUNCES MILESTONE REACHED IN LIRR’S MAIN LINE EXPANSION PROJECT Draft Environmental Study Released; Findings Demonstrate How Project Will Improve Service Reliability, Safety and Quality of Life Study Marks…

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