Murray, Ambrosino Join With Balboni In Road Improvement Project
Hempstead Town Supervisor Kate Murray and Councilman Edward Ambrosino announced that New York Senator Michael Balboni has been working to secure state grant money to fund a town road improvement project in Elmont. The project is planned for Belmont Boulevard and Atherton Avenue in Elmont. The enhancements will provide increased safety for area residents and beautify the neighborhood.
Commuters Oppose MTA Fare Hikes, Service Cuts
At a public hearing held by the MTA on Tuesday, Nov. 9 in Melville, commuters opposed fare hikes and service cuts being proposed by the MTA in order to close a budget gap. Speakers who spoke out against such cuts included Assemblywoman Maureen O'Connell, East Williston Mayor Nancy Zolezzi and commuters who have been using the LIRR.