Day: Fixing Rockland’s Roads, Bridges a Top Priority

Jeff Zupan, a senior transportation fellow with the Regional Plan Association, said transportation projects can expect stiff competition. Day and Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino have already called on Gov. Andrew Cuomo and state lawmakers to use nearly $2 billion from the bank settlement to keep tolls down on the $3.9 billion Tappan Zee replacement project. There’s no shortage of projects that have nothing to do with transportation vying for the funds. “While it’s a good place to be in, it’s going to cause [Cuomo] a huge political headache,” Zupan said. Read the full article in The Journal News