Gov. Cuomo Rushes Plane Noise Study

BY JOE MARVILLI Staff Writer For those in northeast Queens who have been hounded by frequent airplane noise, relief may be around the corner. On Nov. 13, Gov. Andrew Cuomo directed the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey to do noise studies for both LaGuardia and John F. Kennedy Airports, and to create […]

Israel, Meng Ask For School Soundproofing

BY JOE MARVILLI Staff Writer Two members of the House of Representatives are calling on the Port Authority to soundproof schools affected by airplane noise. U.S. Rep. Grace Meng (D-Flushing) and U.S. Rep. Steve Israel (D-Melville) sent a joint letter to the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey’s executive director, Patrick Foye, asking […]