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Monday, August 24, 2015

NFTA Night at Coca-Cola Field!

Friday, August 21, the NFTA held its third annual Family & Friends Night at Coca-Cola Field!  In addition to watching the Buffalo Bisons take on the Syracuse Chiefs, 14,500 baseball fans were also part of Zombie Night sponsored by Terror Technologies.  Scattered throughout the crowd were numerous
individuals adorning cool zombie gear including David State's daughter, Lily, and Lisa Flynn's children, Aiden & Landon (pictured).

Monday, August 10, 2015

Big Brother, Big Sisters, Big NFTA

Once again this year NFTA Transit Police Officers hosted an afternoon at a Buffalo Bisons baseball game for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Erie County. Officers David Drozdel, Mike Bogulski, Dina Bigham along with Detectives Jason Koelle and Rich Lewis chaperoned seven youth who are waiting for a Big Brother or Big Sister enjoyed the game, some ballpark fare and interacting with the officers on a warm, sunny July afternoon. This is the second year the department has arranged this special outing.

Thursday, August 6, 2015

Jump Start Your Career Today

Metro has a new recruitment campaign and it goes a little something like this . . .

Wednesday, August 5, 2015

Hats Off to Executive Director Minkel

Congratulations to our executive director, Kimberley A. Minkel, who was recently named the sixth most influential woman in Western New York according to Business First and their recently released Power 100 Women listing.

Monday, July 27, 2015

Metro Recognized at 22nd Annual ITS-NY Awards Ceremony

On June 11, NFTA Metro was recognized at the 22nd Annual ITS-NY Awards Ceremony held at the Gideon Putnam Hotel in Saratoga Springs.  Metro received its award in the category of “Traveler Information Systems” for its Transit Data Cloud project.

Friday, July 24, 2015

Michelle Maniccia joins NFTA as Counsel

Michelle Maniccia joins NFTA’s legal team as Counsel.   Michelle graduated from UB Law School with honors and was a member of the Buffalo Law Review.  She has spent most of her legal career practicing law in New York City. .

Thursday, July 23, 2015

Metro Customer Appreciation Night at Coca-Cola Field

Metro showed its appreciation to their customers by hosting a Customer Appreciation Night at a Buffalo Bisons game Tuesday, July 22. Spearheaded by Lisa Piecki, Metro’s Communication & Advertising Specialist, fans attending the game received various promotional items courtesy of Metro as they entered Coca-Cola Field and there were special on field happenings during the game as well.