“Freight rail impacts the economy of Long Island by providing public benefits in the form of job opportunities, better fuel efficiency, and reducing congestion and wear and tear on the Long Island Expressway.”

Bill Lindsay was elected to the Suffolk County Legislature in 2013 and re-elected in 2015. He began his career in the private sector, working for Government Employers Insurance Company. Additionally, he has served as Vice President for Hilb, Regal and Hamilton (HRH) and as the Vice President of the Melville Chamber of Commerce.

Lindsay is a lifelong resident of Holbrook. He earned a B.A. in Business Administration from St. Joseph’s College.

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