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Long Island Bus To Privatize

Thursday, November 10, 2011

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Nassau County Executive Edward Mangano held a press conference in a Garden City bus garage to announce that Veolia Transportation, a private company, will assume operations of Long Island Bus from the NY Metropolitan Transportation Authority on January 1.

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Layoffs Announced For 981 Long Island Bus Workers

Wednesday, November 02, 2011

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The New York State Labor Department has given notice that 981 Long Island Bus workers could be laid off on New Year's Day. The move is a precautionary step, in case Nassau County fails in its effort to privatize a bus line that the MTA now runs. Still, the uncertainty is causing concern among the bus service's work force, and its 100,000 average weekday riders.

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Fate of Aging Nassau Coliseum Rests With Long Islanders

Sunday, July 31, 2011

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Nassau County residents head to the polls Monday to decide the fate of the decades old Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum.

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