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About Friends of Moynihan Station

The Friends of Moynihan Station is a coalition of leading civic organizations, business groups and elected officials, joined in advocating the construction of a grand new train station on the site of the existing Penn Station and Post Office Building.

The group was founded by Maura Moynihan, the daughter the late Senator Pat Moynihan, in 2005. It is co-chaired by Regional Plan Association President Bob Yaro, Municipal Art Society President Vin Cipolla, New York Landmarks Conservancy President Peg Breen, General Contractors Association Director External Affairs Felice Farber, and CB4 Land Use Chair Anna Levin.

In 2007, we adopted a set of Principles that we believe the City, State and transit agencies should follow as they oversee the project.

The Friends of Moynihan Station are (list in formation):

- 34th Street Partnership

- American Planning Association - Metro New York Chapter

- American Institute of Architects - New York Chapter

- The Honorable Tom Duane

- General Contractors Association of New York

- The Honorable Richard Gottfried

- Municipal Art Society

- National Trust for Historic Preservation

- New York Building Congress

- New York Landmarks Conservancy

- New York League of Conservation Voters

- New York State Laborers

- Partnership for New York City

- Preservation League of New York State

- Regional Plan Association

- The Honorable Scott Stringer

- Transportation Alternatives

- Tri-State Transportation Campaign


For more information about the Friends of Moynihan Station, please email us.