NYLPI Calls on Governor Cuomo to Fully Fund MTA Accessibility and AAR Reforms by Committing to FixNYC or Comparable Revenue Plan

March 9, 2018

Access-a-Ride Reform Group, Campaign, Disability Justice, Legislative, News

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NYLPI drafted a letter to Governor Cuomo, which was joined by advocates across the City, to urge him to invest money in improving transportation for persons with disabilities as he contemplates funding mechanisms such as “congestion pricing.”

Read the letter to Governor Cuomo.

Read the coverage in Metro.

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