Groups Call for Transparent, Public MTA Reorganization Process

Rider and Watchdog Groups Call for a Transparent, Public MTA Reorganization Process MTA and Governor Should Consult With Public Well Before Decisions are Made Plans and Analysis Must be Released Publicly As Soon As Possible MTA stakeholder groups – rider and environmental advocates, and watchdog groups – sent a letter today to MTA CEO/Chairman Pat […]

Press Release: “Emergency” MTA Board Meeting on Overtime is Theater to Deflect Attention from Governor’s Authority

May 10, 2019 press release on emergency board meeting on overtime   Watchdog Again Points Out: Governor Cuomo Controls MTA Management The MTA Board Does Not Group Calls “Emergency” MTA Board Meeting on Overtime: “Theater To Deflect Attention From Governor’s Ultimate Authority Over MTA” MTA management controls and tracks overtime Today at 4pm, the MTA […]

“Open MTA” — 50 Things NY Can Do Now To Renew Public Trust in MTA

Watchdog Calls for “Open MTA” Mega-Report Spells Out 50 Actions New York Can Take to Renew Public Trust in the Metropolitan Transportation Authority “For its own good, the MTA must act like a public transit agency, not the CIA” Watchdog group Reinvent Albany published Open MTA, a comprehensive 170-page report that makes specific recommendations for […]

Watchdog Praises MTA CEO’s Pledge to Revamp FOIL and Open Data Processes

Group Presents Extensive Recommendations for MTA Transparency Transparency watchdog group Reinvent Albany praised today’s pledge by MTA CEO/Chair Pat Foye to revamp the MTA’s Freedom of Information Law (FOIL) and Open Data processes as a first step towards increasing transparency and accountability at the state’s biggest authority. “We thank CEO/Chair Pat Foye for pledging to […]