Long Island Rail Road complaints re: "summer of hell"

Conor Skelding filed this request with the Metropolitan Transportation Authority, Long Island Rail Road of New York.


From: Conor Skelding

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the New York State Freedom of Information Law (1977 N.Y. Laws ch. 933), I hereby request the following records:

All complaints from members of the public submitted to the Long Island Rail Road containing the phrase "summer of hell"

The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes.

In the event that there are fees, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 5 business days, as the statute requires.


Conor Skelding

From: Lund, Marilyn

I am writing to acknowledge receipt of the above referenced FOIL request.

This is to advise you that we are in the process of reviewing our files for the records you requested and anticipate being able to furnish you with your response within thirty (30) business days. Access to any record requested will be determined in accordance with the Public Officers Law.

Please be advised that pursuant to the NY Public Officers Law there is a copying charge of twenty-five cents ($0.25) per page provided in response to an appropriate FOIL request.

From: Lund, Marilyn

The documents are being reviewed and I will forward same to you after they are approved for release.

From: Conor Skelding

Thank you very much, Ms. Lund.

Conor Skelding

From: Metropolitan Transportation Authority, Long Island Rail Road

Pursuant to the above referenced FOIL request, enclosed please find responsive documents.

This completes the LIRR's response to your FOIL request.