Long Island Rail Road

Ride Safe pilot program a success
Ride Safe pilot program a success
News Melissa Chan 11/15/2011 at 9:35AM

Two months after its inception, transit officials have hailed the pilot Ride Safe Livery Stand program a success. The New York City Taxi and Limousine Commission (TLC) and Greater Jamaica Development Corporation (GJDC) — both instrumental figures in the stand’s creation — joined with other officials on Thursday, November 10 to celebrate the thriving launch [...]

Ride Safe Livery Stand pilot program hailed a success
Ride Safe Livery Stand pilot program hailed a success
News Melissa Chan 11/10/2011 at 1:30PM

Two months after its inception, transit officials have hailed the pilot Ride Safe Livery Stand program a success. The New York City Taxi and Limousine Commission (TLC) and Greater Jamaica Development Corporation (GJDC) — both instrumental figures in the stand’s creation — joined with other officials on Thursday, November 10 to celebrate the thriving launch [...]

Oh, the hypocrisy
Letters Queens Courier Staff 10/27/2011 at 4:06PM

So Senator Charles Schumer wants a “Bill of Rights” for Long Island Rail Road commuters. Great sound bite! How about a taxpayers’ “Bill of Rights” for voters? Hold Schumer and colleagues accountable for doing their job and passing the federal budget on time. Dock them all one day’s pay for each day the budget is [...]