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Press Release
May 28, 1998
MTA Public Hearing On Request For Federal Assistance

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority will hold a public hearing regarding federal funding proposals for capital projects for the remainder of 1998 and 1999.

The hearing is scheduled for June 3, 4:30 p.m., 347 Madison Avenue, 5th floor Board Room. Registration is from 4 p.m. - 6 p.m.

Capital projects eligible for federal assistance total $1.8 billion at MTA New York City Transit; $427 million at MTA Long Island Rail Road; $129 million at MTA Metro-North Railroad; and $39.5 million at MTA Long Island Bus. Projects include the purchase of subway cars and buses, station rehabilitation and infrastructure improvements.