Permanent Citizens Advisory Committee to the MTA represents transit and commuter rail riders in the 12-county MTA region.

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The Long Island Rail Road Commuter Council advocates for LIRR commuters.

The Metro-North Railroad Commuter Council advocates for MNR commuters.

The NYC Transit Riders Council advocates for NYC subway, bus and Staten Island Railway riders.


            Upcoming Events

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            Date Time Subject
            May 19 12:00 pm MNRCC Meeting

            AGENDA -Thursday, May 19, 2022 12:00 PM

            This meeting will be held remotely via ZOOM


            Meeting ID: 863 2496 6845

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            12:00             Approval of May 19, 2022 Agenda

                                  Approval of April 21, 2022 Minutes 


            12:10             Chair’s Report


            12:20             MTA Bike-Ped Access Strategic Plan Update: Presentation & Discussion


            12:35            WageWorks Update


            12:45            Old Business


                                  New Business


            1:00              Adjourn

            May 23 9:00 am MTA Committee Meeting

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            May 25 9:00 am MTA Board Meeting

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            May 26 12:00 pm NYCTRC Meeting
            Jun 2 12:00 pm PCAC Meeting



            Freedom Ticket II: Now, More than Ever!


            How the MTA can transition into the new normal: Getting Riders Back On-Board


            PCAC 2019 Annual Report

            Do the Math: On Track For a Better Ride​

            Check out our interactive tool – Do the Math: On Track For a Better Ride​ – which shows how different…


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            Great to see a new accessible entrance at Times Square (on time/under budget) with beautiful new art courtesy of @MTAArtsDesign and hear @MTA Chair Janno Lieber emphasize that making @NYCTSubway fully accessible is a top priority! Everyone should be able to rely on transit ♿️🚇🚌
            PCAC’s next big fight: putting our heads together with advocates, elected officials, riders, and @MTA to make sure that transit operations are funded and prevent a looming financial crisis, says PCAC Executive Director Lisa Daglian. Read more in her @CrainsNewYork profile ⬇️
            Many riders have had money stuck in commuter benefits accounts since COVID began. Our LIRRCC brought the issue to the fed level to help riders access their funds. Relief is finally in sight — thanks @SenSchumer @SenGillibrand @RepKathleenRice @RepGregoryMeeks & the LI delegation!

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