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Assemblyman Hennessey Calls on the MTA and LIRR to Get Back to the Negotiating Table

“The MTA and LIRR unions must resume negotiations immediately. Avoiding a strike must be the number one priority. “A strike would have negative effects for the entire Brookhaven community and cause serious disruptions for our families and the...

July 16, 2014
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Assemblyman Hennessey Calls on MTA to Go Back to the Drawing Board for Their Contingency Plan

Assemblyman Edward Hennessey (D-Medford) today sent a letter to Thomas Prendergast, Chairman of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority, regarding the reported contingency plan the MTA will employ should a strike occur. Hennessey believes the...

July 11, 2014
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Assemblyman Hennessey Calls on MTA to Improve Contingency Plans if Strike Occurs

“The MTA’s top priority needs to be commuters. The contract dispute between LIRR union workers and the Metropolitan Transportation Authority is an immediate concern for all Long Islanders, and especially for the Brookhaven commuters. In the event...

July 10, 2014
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Assembly Approves Assemblyman Hennessey’s Housing Legislation to Revitalize Mastic Beach

Assemblyman Edward Hennessey (D-Medford) announced that a bill he authored to create the Mastic Beach Housing Authority passed the Assembly (A.9769). Establishing a housing authority would enable the village to better identify...

June 19, 2014
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Assembly Passes Assemblyman Hennessey’s Legislation Increasing Penalties on Hit-And-Run Drivers

Assemblyman Edward Hennessey (D-Medford) announced that legislation to increase penalties for leaving the scene of an accident without reporting it to authorities has passed the Assembly (A.7315-D). “Just yesterday we...

June 19, 2014
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