Unanimous Vote Will Qualify Project for Federal Funding; Mass Transit on Top of the list
Traffic may be at standstill across the TZ Bridge, but three county executives want to move the project to build a replacement bridge into the fast lane. At a joint press conference today, Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino, Putnam County Executive MaryEllen Odell, and Rockland County Executive
Scott Vanderhoef announced their intention to vote yes at the next New York Metropolitan Transportation Council meeting to include the TZ project in the region’s long-range transportation plan, which would include mass transportation. A unanimous vote qualifies the project for federal funds. To read the announcement, click here.