QUEENS BOROUGH CABINET TO HEAR PRESENTATIONS ON BUS REDESIGN PLANS; ORGAN DONATION
Tuesday, April 12 at 9:30 AM
(April 11, 2022 at 12:20pm)
QUEENS, NY –The Queens Borough Cabinet, chaired by Queens Borough President Donovan Richards Jr., will hold a virtual meeting on Tuesday, April 12, at 9:30 AM.
The meeting will feature a presentation from the Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) about the status of its efforts to redesign the Queens bus network. The agency is currently soliciting public comment about its recently-released New Draft Plan for redesigning the network. The proposed redesign is intended to result in more reliable bus service, faster travel, better connections, and more ease of use.
The meeting will also include a presentation from LiveOnNY, a Long Island City-based nonprofit organization that promotes organ and tissue donation and cares for the families touched by donation. The presentation will explain what LiveOnNY does, discuss the organ donation process, and clarify some organ donation myths.
This meeting will be conducted virtually with Borough Cabinet members participating via videoconference. The meeting will also be live-streamed to the public on the Borough President’s website at www.queensbp.org.
WHAT: Queens Borough Cabinet to Hear Presentations on Bus Redesign Plans: Organ Donation
WHERE: Public live stream at www.queensbp.org
WHEN: Tuesday, April 12, 2022 at 9:30 AM
WHO: DONOVAN RICHARDS JR., Queens Borough President
Members of the QUEENS BOROUGH CABINET
DORIAN STATOM, Director, Bus Network Redesign, MTA
RASHID DOLOR, Principal Transportation Planner, Queens Bus Network Redesign, MTA
LUCILLE SONGHAI, Assistant Director, Government and Community Relations, MTA
DANNY RANDELL, Assistant Director, Government and Community Relations, MTA
RAIDA HOSSAIN, Community & Government Affairs Liaison, LiveOnNY
About the Borough Cabinet
The Queens Borough Cabinet is chaired by the Borough President under the New York City Charter and comprised of the District Managers of each Community Board in the Borough and representatives from city agencies. It focuses on city service delivery and agency responsiveness across the borough and hears presentations on these issues from City officials and others.
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