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Press Release
October 15, 2003
Advisory for Oct. 16 Press Conference to Kickoff Campaign Encouraging Use of Pre-Tax Transit Benefits

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 16th , 11:30 A.M.

MTA Chairman Peter S. Kalikow and MTA Executive Director Katherine N. Lapp will join New York business leaders at a news conference on the main concourse in Grand Central Terminal to kickoff a campaign encouraging use of money saving pre-tax transit benefits.

The transit benefit program allows employees to save up to $100 in pre-tax earnings each month toward the purchase of their MetroCard or commuter railroad passes.