Rejected Subway Ads

Nick Jones filed this request with the Metropolitan Transit Authority (MTA), New York City Transit of New York.
Tracking #

23962

190402-000327

Status
Processing

Communications

From: Nick Jones

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the New York Freedom of Information Law, I hereby request the following records:

A list of ads, either digital or static, that were rejected by the MTA for any reason since January 1, 2019. Please provide the following information about each ad:
-- Name of the advertiser
-- Date it was rejected
-- Reason it was rejected
-- Image of the proposed ad
-- Location of the proposed ad (if available)

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.

Sincerely,

Nick Jones

From: Metropolitan Transit Authority (MTA), New York City Transit

An interim response, stating the request is being processed.

From: Nick Jones

To Whom It May Concern:

I wanted to follow up on the following New York Freedom of Information Law request, copied below, and originally submitted on March 29, 2019. Please let me know when I can expect to receive a response. You had assigned it reference number #23962.

Thanks for your help, and let me know if further clarification is needed.

From: Nick Jones

To Whom It May Concern:

I wanted to follow up on the following New York Freedom of Information Law request, copied below, and originally submitted on March 29, 2019. Your original response stated "We would expect that our response should be completed by 08/03/2019." As it is now August 14, I wanted to follow up. Please let me know when I can expect to receive a response. You had assigned it reference number #23962.

Thanks for your help, and let me know if further clarification is needed.

From: Nick Jones

To Whom It May Concern:

I wanted to follow up on the following New York Freedom of Information Law request, copied below, and originally submitted on March 29, 2019. Your original response stated "We would expect that our response should be completed by 08/03/2019." As it is now September 11, I wanted to follow up and check on the status of my request. Please let me know when I can expect to receive a response, or if there is any updated timeline. You had assigned it reference number #23962.

Thanks for your help, and let me know if further clarification is needed.

From: Nick Jones

To Whom It May Concern:

It's me again! I wanted to follow up on the following New York Freedom of Information Law request, copied below, and originally submitted on March 29, 2019. Your original response stated "We would expect that our response should be completed by 08/03/2019." As it is now September 24, I wanted to follow up and check on the status of my request. Please let me know when I can expect to receive a response, or if there is any updated timeline. You had assigned it reference number #23962.

Thanks for your help, and let me know if further clarification is needed. Hope you have a good rest of your week!

From: Nick Jones

Hello,

I wanted to follow up on the following New York Freedom of Information Law request, copied below, and originally submitted on March 29, 2019. Your original response stated "We would expect that our response should be completed by 08/03/2019." As it is now September 24, I wanted to follow up and check on the status of my request. Please let me know when I can expect to receive a response, or if there is any updated timeline. You had assigned it reference number #23962.

Thanks for your help, and let me know if further clarification is needed. Hope you have a good rest of your week!

From: Nick Jones

Hello,

I wanted to follow up on the following New York Freedom of Information Law request, copied below, and originally submitted on March 29, 2019. Your original response stated "We would expect that our response should be completed by 08/03/2019."

It is now November 12, 2019, over 3 months past when the response was originally expected. I wanted to follow up and check on the status of my request. Please let me know when I can expect to receive a response, or if there is any updated timeline. You had assigned it reference number #23962.

Thanks for your help, and let me know if further clarification is needed. Hope you have a good rest of your week!

From: Nick Jones

I wanted to follow up on the following New York Freedom of Information Law request, copied below, and originally submitted on March 29, 2019. Your original response stated "We would expect that our response should be completed by 08/03/2019."

It is now December 7, 2019, over 4 months past when the response was originally expected. I wanted to follow up and check on the status of my request. Please let me know when I can expect to receive a response, or if there is any updated timeline. You had assigned it reference number #23962.

Thanks for your help, and let me know if further clarification is needed. Happy holidays!

From: Metropolitan Transit Authority (MTA), New York City Transit

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Subject
Rejected Subway Ads
Response By Email (Stacy Zill)(12/18/2019 03:57 PM)
Dear Mr. Jones:

Please be advised that we are still diligently working to gather any responsive documents to your request. We respectfully request an additional forty-five (45) days to respond.


Thank you for your patience.

Best Regards,
Stacy M. Zill

Customer By CSS Web (Nick Jones)(04/02/2019 11:13 AM)
To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the New York Freedom of Information Law, I hereby request the following records:

A list of ads, either digital or static, that were rejected by the MTA for any reason since January 1, 2019. Please provide the following information about each ad:
-- Name of the advertiser
-- Date it was rejected
-- Reason it was rejected
-- Image of the proposed ad
-- Location of the proposed ad (if available)

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.

Sincerely,

Nick Jones
Question Reference # 190402-000327
* Date Created: 04/02/2019 11:13 AM
* Date Last Updated: 12/18/2019 03:57 PM
* Status: FOIL in Progress |
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From: Nick Jones

Hi Stacy,

Thank you for the update. I look forward to your response in the next 45 days. Please let me know if there is anything I can do to expedite this request.

Happy holidays!

Nick

From: Nick Jones

I wanted to follow up on the following New York Freedom of Information Law request, originally submitted on March 29, 2019. Your original response stated "We would expect that our response should be completed by 08/03/2019."

It is now January 30, 2020, 10 months since the original request. I wanted to follow up and check on the status of my request. Please let me know when I can expect to receive a response, or if there is any updated timeline. You had assigned it reference number #23962.

Thanks for your help, and let me know if further clarification is needed!

From: Nick Jones

Hello,

I wanted to follow up on the following New York Freedom of Information Law request, copied below, and originally submitted on March 29, 2019. On 12/18/2019, the MTA requested an additional 45 days to complete the request. It has now been over 45 days, and almost 11 full months since the original request was submitted.

I wanted to follow up and check on the status of my request. Please let me know when I can expect to receive a response, or if there is any updated timeline. You had assigned it reference number #23962.

Thank you for your help.

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