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
            Feb 9 4:30 pm LIRRCC Meeting



            Thursday, February 09, 2023   4:30PM – 6:00PM

            This meeting will be held in person at:

            1 West Street, 2nd Floor Conference Room, Mineola NY

            Members of the Public may attend in person or remotely. *RSVP to attend in person is required


             4:30:                Approval of February 9, 2023 Agenda

            Approval of January 12, 2023 Minutes

            4:35:                Board/Chair’s Report

            4:45:                Executive Director/Staff update

            -Communications and social media

            5:00:                Hector Garcia, LIRR External Affairs:

            – Executive Budget Overview

            – Upcoming capital projects

            – Penn Station update

            – Grand Central-Madison update

            – Third Track update/Mineola switches

            5:30:                Old Business

            – Approval of January 12, 2023 Agenda

            – Approval of November 10, 2022 Minutes

            5:45:         New Business

            6:00:          Adjourn


            Feb 16 12:00 pm MNRCC Meeting
            Feb 21 8:00 am MTA Committee Meeting
            Feb 23 9:30 am MTA Board Meeting
            Feb 28 12:00 pm NYCTRC Meeting



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