N.Y. MTA Gets More Federal Funding, But Not Nearly as Much as It Wanted
- Token Amount for MTA. Braun, Martin Z. // Bond Buyer;11/17/2003, Vol. 346 Issue 31763, p33
Reports that the New York Metropolitan Transportation Authority has received a federal grant to help bring the Long Island Railroad into Grand Central Terminal in New York City. U.S. President George W. Bush's fiscal 2004 recommendations to the U.S. Congress for the project.
- NEW YORK: MTA Subsidies Flat. Phillips, Ted // Bond Buyer;8/18/2008, Vol. 365 Issue 32942, p9
The article reports that subsidies to the Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) from New York City and New York State have remained flat since 1990. The New York Independent Budget Office has called for more state and city aid, but those requests received cool responses. According to Mayor...
- $886.3 million in federal aid. CUOMO, ANDREW M. // Filipino Reporter;1/31/2014, Vol. 42 Issue 9, p19
The article reports on the $886.3 million awarded by the U.S. Federal Transit Administration (FTA) to the Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) in New York for the reconstruction and repair of infrastructure damaged by superstorm Sandy in October 2012.
- Big Service Cuts Ahead for N.Y.'s Cash-Strapped MTA. Phillips, Ted // Bond Buyer;12/15/2009, Vol. 370 Issue 33233, p1
The article reports on the plan of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) in New York to reduce budget deficits in 2010 . It mentions that MTA's move was due to devastating setback as the Legislature reduced 143 million dollars of state aid and a 229 million dollars shortfall opened up...
- New York looks for new transit funds. // Railway Age;Apr2005, Vol. 206 Issue 4, p17
Reports on the possible reintroduction of a transportation bond issue in New York City following the predicted loss of transit aid from the U.S. federal government. Amount of the proposed transportation bond issue; Significance of the bond issue to the Metropolitan Transportation Authority;...
- MTA Transportation Revenue Bonds Raised to A1 by Moody's. // Bondbuyer.com;7/13/2015, p21
The article reports that financial services firm Moody's Investors Service upgraded the transportation revenue bonds of New York Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) from A2 to A1. Topics mentioned include the impact of the upgrade on affected long-term debt, the MTA's proposed five-year...
- The Line That Time Forgot. Sargent, Greg // New York;4/5/2004, Vol. 37 Issue 11, p22
Explains that New York Metropolitan Transportation Authority chairman Peter Kalikow has revived plans to construct a Second Avenue subway transportation system in New York, New York. Shelving of plans in 1920 because of the Great Depression; Possibility that the United States federal government...
- Late news. Browne, J. Zamgba // New York Amsterdam News;10/7/95, Vol. 86 Issue 40, p3
Presents news briefs on various topics as reported on October 7, 1995. Mayor Giuliani's threat to fight for the abolition of the city Board of Education; President Clinton's exercise of his veto authority over the Republican spending bill; New York City Transit Authority officials' plan to cut...
- Senate to boost mass transit funding by $5.6 billion. Kinnander, Ola // Bond Buyer;03/06/98, Vol. 323 Issue 30345, p4
Reports on the plans of the US Congress to increase federal mass transit funding in the country. Amount of the planned fund; Plans for an increase in highway funding; Advocacy groups' reactions to the proposed funding increment; Concerns over the source of the money.