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Ross Pepe: Paving New York state’s path to economic recovery

As New York state reopens, we must invest in our state’s long-term health.

No shirt, no shoes, no masks, no service: NY businesses can...

Against a nationwide background of some protests against wearing masks to help prevent the spread of COVID-19, President Trump's preference not to wear one...

Cuomo to push Trump for infrastructure rebuilding projects

Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo in a news conference held today at the New York Stock Exchange revealed that he will be meeting with President...

Maureen Halahan and Marc Baez: Working together to rebuild our workforce,...

During these uncertain times, the people of New York state have benefited from Gov. Cuomo’s leadership and that of our federal, state and local...

Region’s construction industry coping with COVID-19 restrictions

The entire construction industry in New York state had been deemed essential until March 27, when Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo announced a change in the rules regarding whether a business enterprise is subject to workforce reduction as part of the effort to slow the spread of COVID-19.

Tolls issue tops talk at Stamford chamber’s legislative breakfast

While the current version of Gov. Ned Lamont's CT2030 transportation plan estimates its trucks-only tolls component will raise $170-180 million a year for infrastructure improvements, that is only "a small fraction of what is needed,” according to State Sen. Alex Bergstein, D-36th (Greenwich, New Canaan and Stamford),

Bridgeport receives 50 percent funding match on Congress Street Bridge project

Mayor Joe Ganim said the funding will have a "huge impact on Bridgeport's infrastructure and rejoin our communities."

Bridgeport receives $14.6M from state for infrastructure and development

The largest of the projects is a $7 million endeavor aimed at infrastructure improvements within Sikorsky Memorial Airport.

DOT report: Connecticut can gain $1B annually with tolls

The report said a tolling system would cost $372 million, with $210 million for infrastructure and $162 million for a fiber communications system.

CT grants $12.4M for pedestrian and bicycle access construction projects

"These grants are targeted toward strengthening our towns and cities and fostering growth in our local economies," said Gov. Dannel P. Malloy.

New report details problems in CT’s roads and bridges

Connecticut motorists traveling on roads in serious need of repair spend a total of $1.8 billion a year in extra vehicle repairs and operating costs, or $681 per motorist.

Bridgeport slated for $14.8M in state bond funding for construction projects

Projects expected to receive funding include demolition of the Pleasure Beach Bridge, exterior restoration of McLevy Hall and capping of the Seaside Landfill.

DiNapoli: More than $27B needed to fix state’s local bridges

Almost half of Westchester's bridges are considered functionally obsolete, according to the report.

Trumbull’s Herbst identifies campaign issues: Image, infrastructure and income

“I have a real problem talking about casinos and recreational marijuana as crutches to balance the state budget,” Tim Herbst said.

Report finds Connecticut’s rural roads among the nation’s worst

The study found 39 percent of the rural roads in Connecticut were in poor condition – only Rhode Island fared worse.