Former chairman and CEO of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA), Joseph Lhota used the New York Building Congress (NYBC) luncheon today, Jan. 14, in New York to formally announce his plans to run for mayor.”I would not have left the MTA—a job and a position that I love—if I was not going to run for Mayor of New York,” says Lhota, who resigned from the agency on Dec. 31, 2012.Most of Lhota’s speech, however, focused on MTA’s restoration of the city’s 108-year-old transit system in the wake of Superstorm Sandy.
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