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Kirsten Gillibrand's Public Statements on Issue: Transportation

Full Name: Kirsten E. Gillibrand
Office: U.S. Senate (NY) - Jr, Democratic
First Appointed: 01/23/2009
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2018
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: Jonathan; 2 Children: Theodore, Henry
Birth Date: 12/09/1966
Birth Place: Albany, NY
Home City: Brunswick, NY
Date Title
Aug. 20, 2014 Schumer, Gillibrand Announce Elmira Corning Regional Airport to Receive Over $2.7 Million in Federal Funding
Aug. 19, 2014 Schumer, Gillibrand, Higgins & Collins Help Secure Over $1.347 Million for NFTA Projects at the Buffalo Niagara International Airport
Aug. 18, 2014 Gillibrand Announces 2016 Global Mural Convention to Come to Area
Aug. 18, 2014 Schumer, Gillibrand, Maffei, Miner Announce More than $1.7 Million in Federal Funding for Syracuse Hancock Airport
Aug. 1, 2014 Schumer, Gillibrand Announce More than $2.8 Million for Southern Tier Airports
July 24, 2014 Schumer, Gillibrand Annouce More than $1.5 Million for Westchester County Airport
July 24, 2014 Schumer, Gillibrand Announce Plattsburgh International Airport to Recieve More Than $75,000 in Federal Funds
July 23, 2014 At Gillibrand's Urging, Dot Proposes New Rules For Transporting Hazardous Materials, Including The Phasing Out Of Dot-111 Tankers
July 22, 2014 Schumer, Gillibrand, Tonko Announce Nearly $4 Million to Rehabilitate Runway at Albany International Airport
July 7, 2014 Schumer, Gillibrand Announce $11.5 Million In Federal Sandy Aid For Critical Runway Repairs At JFK And Laguardia Airports
June 26, 2014 Department of Transportation Funding Will Be Used To Rehabilitate the Runway
June 23, 2014 Schumer, Gillibrand Announce Over $4 Million In Federal Funding For Much-Needed Emergency Equipment At Bay Park Dewatering Facility After Superstorm Sandy
June 20, 2014 Schumer, Gillibrand, Tonko Announce Albany International Airport To Receive More Than $820,000 In DOT Funding For Infrastructure Improvements
June 18, 2014 Schumer, Gillibrand Launch Push To Secure $1 Million Federal TIGER Grant to Provide Economic Boost for the Hudson Valley
June 17, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Request for a Major Disaster Declaration
June 17, 2014 Schumer, Gillibrand Urge President Obama & FEMA To Quickly Approve Disaster Declaration For Upstate Communities
June 17, 2014 Schumer, Gillibrand: Project Would Make City A Rail Trail Hub, Spur Economic Growth & Generate Tourism
June 17, 2014 Schumer, Gillibrand Announce Push To Secure Over $11.3 Million In Federal Funds To Make City Of Kingston A Regional Rail Trail Hub -- Project Would Connect 4 Major Regional Rail Trails, Make Key Throughfares More Pedestrian- & Bike-Friendly
June 16, 2014 Schumer, Gillibrand Launch Push To Secure $10.7M Federal TIGER Grant--Part of Greater Ithaca Effort to Reconstruct Downtown Commons Pedestrian Mall into Transportation Hub for Residents, Visitors
June 16, 2014 Schumer, Gillibrand Push to Secure Federal Funding That Will Improve Access To & Spur Redevelopment of Isolated Former Glenwood Power Plant in Yonkers -- Better Transportation Is Key to Turning Plant into World-Class Cultural Center & Redeveloping Waterfront Area for Residents, Business, Tourism
June 16, 2014 Schumer, Gillibrand Push to Secure $2 Million to Make Critical Repairs to Ogdensburg-Prescott International Bridge
June 6, 2014 Schumer, Gillibrand Announce Chautauqua County/Dunkirk Airport Set To Receive More Than $1.1 Million in DOT Funding For Infrastructure Improvements
June 6, 2014 Schumer, Gillibrand, Bishop Announce Over $5 Million in Federal Funding For Brookhaven Calabro Airport and Long Island Macarthur Airport
June 6, 2014 Schumer, Gillibrand, Tonko Announce Nearly $1.6 Million in DOT Funding For Albany International Airport
June 6, 2014 Schumer, Gillibrand Announce Finger Lakes Airports To Receive Over $1.8 Million In DOT Funding For Infrastructure, Safety Improvements
June 6, 2014 Schumer, Gillibrand Announce Dutchess County Regional Airport to Receive More Than $1 Million in DOT Funding For Infrastructure Improvements
June 4, 2014 Schumer, Gillibrand Announce $6M in Fed Funds for Ferry Upgrades, Including Replacement Of Single-Boat Barges With Double-Boat Barges at East River Ferry's Hunter's Point South Site & Brooklyn Bridge Park Landing
May 22, 2014 Schumer, Gillibrand Announce Ithaca Tomkins Regional Airport to Recieve $360,000 in DOT Funding for Infrastructure Improvements
May 21, 2014 Schumer, Gillibrand Announce Massena Int'l and Potsdam Municipal Airports Set to Recieve More Than $1.1 Million in DOT Funding for Infrastructure Improvements
May 21, 2014 Schumer, Gillibrand Announce North Country Airports to Receive Nearly $1.4 Million in DOT Funding for Infrastructure Improvements:Department of Transportation Funding Will Be Used to Make Critical Repairs and Improvements at Lake Placid, Adirondack Regional, and Malone-Dufort Airports
May 20, 2014 Schumer, Gillibrand Announce $2.4 Million in Federal Funding for Debris Removal in Town of North Hempstead After Superstorm Sandy
May 15, 2014 Gillibrand Secures Funding For Great Lakes Ports and Giving Army Corps Permanent Authority to Prevent Asian Carp from Invading Great Lakes, NYS Waterways in Final Army Corps Bill
May 7, 2014 Gillibrand Applauds Dot Important First Step to Address Oil Shipments, Calls on Administration to Finalize Permanent Rules
May 6, 2014 Schumer, Gillibrand, Lowey, & Maloney Announce Nearly $3.8 Million in Federal Funds to Elevate Flood-Prone Roads in Orange and Rockland Counties
April 4, 2014 Letter to Chairman Murray and Ranking Member Collins - New Investments in Crude-by-Rail Safety
April 3, 2014 Letter to Chairman Murray and Ranking Member Collins - Support Safe Transportation of Energy Products Fund to Increase Rail Safety
March 7, 2014 After Last Friday's Capital Region Derailment of Tanker with Crude Oil, Gillibrand Calls on DOT to Expedite New Rules for Transporting Hazardous Materials
Feb. 7, 2014 Letter to Jo-Ellen Darcy, Assistant Secretary of the Army (Civil Works), and Thomas Bostick, Chief of Engineers - Great Lakes Senators Call for Funding to End Harbor Maintenance Backlog
Jan. 14, 2014 Gillibrand Announces Federal Funding Bill Prohibits Border Crossing Fee
Dec. 20, 2013 Letter to FAA Eastern Regional Administrator Gallo - Gillibrand, Schumer, Nadler, Velazquez, Grimm Urge FAA to Develop Plan to Reduce Excessive Helicopter Noise for Manhattan, Brooklyn, and Staten Island Residents
Dec. 13, 2013 New York, Connecticut Delegation Members Lead Effort to Strengthen Metro-North Safety
Dec. 2, 2013 Letter to Federal Railroad Administrator Joseph Szabo - Urges Feds to Conduct Comprehensive Safety Review of MTA's Commuter Rail System After Deadly Train Derailment in the Bronx
Nov. 14, 2013 After Calling for its Formation, Reps. Israel And Meng, Sens. Schumer and Gillibrand Commend Creation of Airplane Noise Community Roundtable
Aug. 30, 2013 After Senators Push, Schumer, Gillibrand Announce $1.5m Investment in Port of Oswego to Modernize Rail Link -- Connector Project Will Ensure CNY Businesses, Global Users Have Reliable Supply Chain & Will Keep Port Globally Competitive
Aug. 29, 2013 Ahead of Labor Day Weekend, Gillibrand Renews Call for Amtrak to Include Bicycle Racks on New Baggage Cars
Aug. 28, 2013 Schumer, Gillibrand Announce Over $9.7 Million for North Country Airports
Aug. 28, 2013 Schumer, Gillibrand, Tonko Announce Almost $2 Million for Albany International Airport
Aug. 27, 2013 Schumer, Gillibrand Announce Over $5 Million for Buffalo Niagara International Airport to Execute Critical Noise Mitigation House Work for Nearly 600 Residents Living Near Airport
Aug. 26, 2013 Schumer, Gillibrand Announce Over $350,000 for Chautauqua-Dunkirk Airport
Aug. 23, 2013 Schumer, Gillibrand, Bishop Announce Over $600,000 in Federal Funding for Brookhaven Calabro Airport
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