Via the New York Metropolitan Transportation Council:

“NYMTC announces a public comment period on behalf of its members – specifically the Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) and Nassau, Putnam, Rockland, Suffolk and Westchester counties – for transit projects proposed for funding through the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009. ”  The list of projects is available here. (PDF)

“The comment period will open on Thursday April 16, 2009 and end on Wednesday April 29, 2009. Comments are due in writing via mail, e-mail or fax by 4 pm on Wednesday April 29th to or 212.383.7266 (fax).”

NYMTC will hold a public hearing on April 28:

What: Public Hearing on Combined Program of Transit Projects

When: Tuesday, April 28, 4:30pm

Where: NYMTC – 199 Water Street, 22 fl., NYC (webcast)

Contact: Lisa Daglian, 212.383.7241