LAWRENCE, N.Y. (CBSNewYork/AP) –The governor has a stern message for the Long Island Power Authority.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Wednesday that LIPA “has to end.”READ MORE: Health Officials Tracking New 'Stealth' Omicron Variant Spreading In Europe, Detected In US
Cuomo made the critical remarks Wednesday while helping to pass out holiday meals to Superstorm Sandy victims in Lawrence, Long Island.
According to Newsday, Cuomo also said LIPA “hasn’t worked in a long, long time.”READ MORE: Rangers Start Fast, Then Come Unglued And Fall In Columbus
LIPA did not immediately respond to a comment request.
Cuomo has formed a commission to investigate the responses of utilities following the superstorm. The governor said he expects a “full report in a matter of weeks.”
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