UPDATE: Congressman Albio Sires (D-West New York) will also be attending tomorrow morning’s press conference to discuss potential federal action on commuter bus regulation.
LEGISLATIVE LEADERS AND LOCAL OFFICIALS WILL DISCUSS TOUGHENING JITNEY BUS REGULATIONS AT SITE OF TRAGIC ACCIDENT
PRESS CONFERENCE TUESDAY AT 10:00 AM AT 56th STREET AND BOULEVARD EAST INWEST NEW YORK
WEST NEW YORK, N.J. – State Senator Nicholas Sacco (D-32), U.S. Representative Albio Sires (D-West New York) and several other state legislators will join West New York Mayor Felix Roque and local officials tomorrow morning for a press conference at the scene of the terrible accident that took the life of eight month old Angelie Paredes. The legislators will discuss ways to prevent future accidents and improve public safety by toughening regulations for drivers and bus companies. Assembly Members Vincent Prieto (D-32), Charles Mainor (D-31) and Angelica Jimenez (D-32) will also be present along with Hudson County Sheriff Frank Schillari and a number of local officials.
WHO: Senator Nicholas Sacco, U.S. Rep. Albio Sires, West New York Mayor Felix Roque, legislative and local leaders
WHAT: Press Conference on toughening Jitney Bus regulation
WHEN: Tuesday, August 6th at 10:00 a.m.
WHERE: 56th Street and Boulevard East, West New York, N.J.