MTA's First Chairman, William Ronan, Dies At Age 101Ronan was appointed chairman of the MTA -- then known as the Metropolitan Commuter Transportation Agency -- in 1965 by Gov. Nelson Rockefeller.
New York Senate Confirms Prendergast As MTA Chairman And CEOSince January, Prendergast had served as the MTA interim executive director. He succeeded Joseph Lhota, a Republican who resigned from the position to run for mayor of New York City.
Report: Cuomo Appoints New Chairman For LIPAGovernor Andrew Cuomo on Tuesday appointed a new chairman for the Long Island Power Authority in an effort to stabilize the utility company amid investigations in the wake of Superstorm Sandy, according to a published report.
Twitter Opens New Headquarters On Madison AvenueTwitter Chairman Jack Dorsey made the announcement Thursday with Mayor Michael Bloomberg.
Head Of NY Ethics Panel ResignsCherkasky was appointed by Gov. David Paterson in 2009. The agency later recommended $90,000 in civil penalties against Paterson for soliciting and accepting Yankees baseball tickets before belatedly paying for them.