Jay Walder

Will new MTA chair steam ahead?
Letters Queens Courier Staff 11/10/2011 at 5:30PM

It will be interesting to see if the new Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) Chair Joe Lhota will be any more successful than Jay Walder and his predecessors in dealing with the challenges ahead.  The original proposed $29 billion Five Year Capital Plan was cut to $24 billion, but still faces a $9 billion shortfall.  Proposed plans to borrow another $9 billion will just [...]