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CHIPS Funding Approved by Governor Cumo

Posted by on 27 March 2013

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“Funding our State’s infrastructure is one of the most important investments we can make in our residents and their futures” said Senate Majority Coalition Co-Leader, Dean G. Skelos.

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NYS Toll Increase Dropped | Tappan Zee Project Continues

Posted by on 24 January 2013

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The Latest on the NYS Toll Increase & the Tappan Zee Bridge Project

The ongoing news regarding the Tappan Zee Bridge rebuild project has been slow moving at times, but there is good news for the trucking industry! As of December 17th 2012 the proposed toll increase has been dropped. The toll hike has been continuously been referred to as "modest" by those who proposed it, but the general consensus has been that a 45% increase is far from modest.

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Tappan Zee Rebuild Receives Federal Approval

Posted by on 6 December 2012

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We first talked about the Tappan Zee Bridge rebuild project back in August. The project has hit a major milestone, and Governor Andrew Cuomo says the hardest part is now over. The environmental impact statement for the new Tappan Zee Bridge was presented to the federal government and was approved. The building plans include numerous steps that will be taken to reduce the environmental impact of the construction on the fish in the area as well as local residents. These precautions were highlighted in our blog "Less Disruptive Construction Plans For Tappan Zee".

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