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Letters July 15, 2010  RSS feed
He Wants Something Done About Railroad
     Dear Editor: For almost two years, there has been an increase in rail traffic in the area of 69th Lane in Middle Village. This has included the noise of constantly idling diesel locomotives, noxious diesel fumes and the overnight parking of garbage-laden cars that consist of smelly open construction debris, Waste Management cars with municipal waste, closed box cars and tank cars.  
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They’re Grateful To Keep Program
     Dear Editor: Thousands of working parents across the five boroughs were able to breathe a sigh of relief after finding that the city budget for fiscal year 2011, adopted by the City Council on June 29, restored nearly all the funding for 33 after-school programs (half of them in Queens) that had been proposed for elimination in the mayor’s executive budget.  
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