On July 14, the Honorable Rory Lancman, Executive Director, NYS Legislative Commission on the Future of LIPA (Long Island Power Authority), will speak on the topic, “The Viability and Desirability of a New Status at LIPA” at LIMBA (Long Island Metro Business Action). This event will take place at the Candlelight Diner, 56 Veterans Memorial Highway in Commack, starting at 8:30 a.m.
Prior to his current role, Hon. Lancman served three terms in the New York State Assembly where he represented the 25th Assembly District and served two terms in the New York City Council for the 24th Council District —- both districts occupying eastern Queens.
Additionally, Hon. Lancman served two New York governors as the New York State Special Counsel for Ratepayer Protection. During that time, he helped to oversee New York’s regulated electric, gas, water and telecom companies to safeguard the interests of ratepayers. Hon. Lancman led the Department of Public Service study to determine the feasibility of municipalizing a private water company in Nassau County and helped oversee the renegotiation of LIPA’s operating agreement with PSEG after Tropical Storm Isaias.
Hon. Lancman is a graduate of both Queens College and Columbia Law School, where he received his J.D. He currently resides with his family in Great Neck, Long Island.
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* Photo of Hon. Lancman is attached.
Since 1968, LIMBA (Long Island Metro Business Action) has been Long Island’s catalyst for economic investment and improvement, sponsoring lively breakfast forums featuring Long Island business activists and government officials. Its mission is to promote and address issues that affect the quality of life on Long Island. For more information, call (631) 757-1698 or visit www.limba.net.