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County executives warn MTA may pull out of two counties, decimate...

“Allowing the MTA to wither away will create far reaching economic consequences far greater than we are already experiencing today due to the Covid-19 pandemic," says Westchester County Executive George Latimer.

Metro region business leaders ask Trump for help  

The heads of three regional business groups have asked President Trump to step in and break the Congressional deadlock on new aid for states...

Westchester hospitals to receive $88.85M in new federal funds

Westchester hospitals are among the 86 in New York state named to receive more than $680 million in federal funding.

HV hospitals to receive $96.6M in new federal funds

A number of Hudson Valley hospitals that are part of a so-called "safety net" that provides health care to patients regardless of whether they...

Sikorsky and Danbury airports to receive federal infrastructure grants

The new funding is part of the DOT’s $520.5 million national grant program for airport upgrades.

Sen. Blumenthal urges revival of expired federal health programs

The Connecticut Democrat accused the other side of the political aisle of intentionally forcing the programs to lose their funding.

Connecticut receives $5.5M from feds to fight opioid crisis

The funding will be used by the Connecticut Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services to “increase access to treatment, reduce unmet treatment need and reduce opioid-related overdose deaths.”

WSHU unperturbed over Trump plans for public broadcasting

Fairfield-based public radio station gets five percent of its funding from Washington.

$50M set for alternative transportation projects

The NYSDOT plans to administer $50M in federal funding to develop more alternative transportation projects.

Conn. requests $3.2B to rebuild after Sandy

The governors of New York, New Jersey and Connecticut are requesting $83 billion in infrastructure improvements following the damages incurred by Hurricane Sandy.

Tappan Zee plan wins key approval

The New York Metropolitan Transportation Council this morning approved a plan to include the Tappan Zee Bridge project in the region’s long-term transportation plan, paving the way for the state to apply for federal funding.