NY in stiff competition for federal funding for Tappan Zee
VideosThoughts on Tappan Zee toll Evening Newscast for Jul 30, 2012 Sen. Schumer: I'll try to get $2 billion for the TZ Bridge
Gov. Andrew Cuomo's administration is facing a growing list of competitors in its bid to secure $2.9 billion in low-interest federal loans to help bankroll the Tappan Zee Bridge project.
Nineteen projects are now vying for the $17 billion pool of federal transportation dollars made available this summer under a program that hands out loans at rock-bottom interest rates for states and cities...