$32.8B Budget for Major Infrastructure Projects in New York

The new budget is the state’s largest investment in infrastructure, with a focus on state and local roads and bridges.

According to The Trucker, The cornerstone of the new transportation capital plan is the targeted and record level of investment directed toward local roads and bridges in smaller municipalities throughout New York.

In a news release, New York Gov. Kathy Hochul stated, “The new transportation plan prioritizes and refocuses investments on state and local roads and bridges in smaller municipalities; makes our state’s communities more resilient to extreme weather events; and incorporates strategic investments to reconnect neighborhoods and facilitate regional economic growth, while creating thousands of new jobs.”

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