The borough president was joined by Councilman Ruben Diaz, Sr.; Assembly members Nathalia Fernandez and Victor Pichardo at the event, which took place in front of the 149 Street-Grand Concourse subway station
Diaz Calls For NYC Public Transit Control
Diaz (r) greeted commuters at the East 149th Street and the Grand Concourse subway station while distributing literature opposing the MTA’s proposed fare hikes.
Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. held a press conference in front of the East 149th Street-Grand Concourse subway station on Wednesday, January 16 to oppose the Metropolitan Transportation Authority’s proposed public transit fare hikes and to call for a reorganization of the agency that gives control of local public transit back to NYC.
Posted 12:00 am, January 29, 2019