Joye Brown: Let's take time to devise a post-LIPA plan
Let's put the brakes on a move to privatize the Long Island Power Authority and give a full airing to an option that never was given a fair chance. Instead of abolishing LIPA, why not turn it into one or more local municipal utilities?
Already, there's considerable pushback on Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo's call to bring in a private utility to serve the region's electricity needs. State lawmakers...