Subject matter listing (Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA), Headquarters)

Benjamin Lesser filed this request with the Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA), Headquarters of New York.


From: Benjamin Lesser

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:

A copy of the current list by subject matter, of all records in the possession of the agency.


"Each agency shall maintain:


(c) a reasonably detailed current list by subject matter, of all records in the possession of the agency, whether or not available under this article. Each agency shall update its subject matter list annually, and the date of the most recent update shall be conspicuously indicated on the list."

I also request that, if appropriate, fees be waived as I believe this request is in the public interest. The requested documents will be made available to the general public free of charge as part of the public information service at, processed by a representative of the news media/press and is made in the process of news gathering and not for commercial usage.

In the event that fees cannot be waived, 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.


Benjamin Lesser


To Whom It May Concern:

I wanted to follow up on the following Freedom of Information request, copied below, and originally submitted on Dec. 19, 2014. Please let me know when I can expect to receive a response, or if further clarification is needed.

Thank you for your help.

From: Cutler, Ann

Dear Mr. Lesser,

In response to your December 19, 2014 FOIL request, and your follow-up letter dated January 6, 2015, please be advised that the Subject Matter Lists of MTA headquarters and its agencies may be accessed on the MTA website at

Please note that the December 19, 2014 request was received by MTA headquarters on January 8, 2015.

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

Very truly yours,

Ann Cutler
(212) 878-7315


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