TITLE

N.Y.'s MTA Laments Budget Gap

AUTHOR(S)
Whalen, Robert
PUB. DATE
February 2005
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;2/25/2005, Vol. 351 Issue 32078, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article reports that Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) chairman Peter Kalikow stated that he's concerned that the gap between the agency's proposed five year capital plan and the funding New York Governor George Pataki has proposed in his budget is a problem that's not getting the attention it deserves. The John D. Caemmerer West Side Yard, as it is formally named, is better known as the potential site for a stadium that would be home to the National Football League's Jets and possibly host to the 2012 Summer Olympics. While rights to develop the site had appeared to be locked up by the Jets and their development team, a pair of competing proposals has emerged in the past few weeks, prompting the MTA to hold a formal auction period.
ACCESSION #
16247914

 

Related Articles

  • Pataki Unveils $99.8B Fiscal 2005 Budget. Braun, Martin Z. // Bond Buyer;1/21/2004, Vol. 347 Issue 31804, p1 

    Focuses on the fiscal 2005 budget of New York governor George E. Pataki. Capital plan; Budget for the construction of public colleges; Aim to close a projected budget deficit.

  • Making Tax Increases a Nonstarter. McKaig, Ryan // Bond Buyer;1/9/2003, Vol. 343 Issue 31549, p1 

    Reports that New York governor George E. Pataki has promised to solve the state's budget problem by selling tobacco bonds and cutting spending. Methods by which Pataki expects to achieve savings; Deficit in the state's budget; Item in the governor's budget which is likely to trigger a controversy.

  • Endgame in Albany. McDonald, Michael // Bond Buyer;5/15/2003, Vol. 344 Issue 31636, p1 

    A debate on the budget entered its final phase on May 14, 2003 as New York governor George E. Pataki announced 3.2 billion dollar in line-item vetoes to the Legislature's 93 billion dollar, fiscal 2004 budget, while the Assembly and Senate prepared to begin overriding the vetoes. If they prevail...

  • Pataki Likely to Veto Parts of New York's $101.3B Budget. McDonald, Michael // Bond Buyer;8/13/2004, Vol. 349 Issue 31947, p3 

    Reports on the plan of New York Governor George Pataki to veto parts of the fiscal 2005 budget completed by the state Senate. Inclusion of an increase in capital spending for the state; Authorization for New York City to proceed with a debt restructuring; Concern of the Pataki on the impact of...

  • Budget options, Pataki's plan.  // Crain's New York Business;2/24/2003, Vol. 19 Issue 8, p8 

    Discusses the budget options presented by New York Governor George Pataki for reducing the fiscal deficits being faced by the state. Reduction in the amount of funds set aside for health care and education; Plans of the Governor to raise taxes on insurance companies; Opinion of Pataki regarding...

  • Pataki vetoes the stale budget.  // Westchester County Business Journal;8/30/2004, Vol. 43 Issue 35, p6 

    Reports that New York governor George E. Pataki has vetoed the spending plan approved by state lawmakers. Budget proposed by Pataki; Reasons why Pataki vetoed the spending plan; Total budget imbalance in the state.

  • With convention coming, Pataki's more flexible. Kremer, Jerry // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009);1/30/2004, Vol. 51 Issue 5, p11A 

    Reports on New York governor George Pataki's submission of budget report to the state legislature. Pataki's plan not to approve any tax increases; Negotiations on some type of compromises; Histories on veto overrides.

  • N.Y. Governor Proposes Deep Cut in School Aid To Fill Big Budget Gap. Gehring, John // Education Week;2/5/2003, Vol. 22 Issue 21, p16 

    Reports on a budget cut in education aid proposed by Governor George E. Pataki of New York to fill a big gap in the state's budget. Projected revenue shortfall of the state for 2003-2004; Possible effect of the budget cuts on school districts in the state; Ways in which state legislature's...

  • Gov. Pataki Budget Proposal For 2004-05 Projects $1,021 M Insurance Tax Revenue. Eckert, Carrie // Insurance Advocate;2/2/2004, Vol. 115 Issue 5, p5 

    Discusses the Executive Budget Proposal of New York Governor George Pataki for 2004-2005. Projection of all funds collected from insurance taxes; Effect of tax law charges on funds collected; Growth in life insurance and property and casualty lines of insurance.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics