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NY Gov. Cuomo introduces $275B infrastructure plan

The $175 billion plan includes:

  • $87 billion for surface transportation, including bridges and tunnels
  • $35 billion for environmental facilities and parks
  • $11 billion for economic and community development projects
  • $9 billion for affordable, high-quality housing
  • $19 billion for school construction
  • $14 billion for improvement and maintenance of state college, healthcare and other facilities

As part of the updated infrastructure plan, Cuomo identified specific new projects that the state will pursue. Those are:

  • A flood risk reduction and resiliency program that focuses on optimizing culvert and dam size, restoring wetlands and natural flood plains and preserving open space

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