State allots funds to repair roads ravaged by winter

Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo announced Monday more than $100 million in state funding to repave and enhance roadways impacted by the harsh weather this winter, according to a media release. Nearly $10 million will be used to fix local roads.

The new funding, awarded through the Harsh Winter Paving Initiative, is in addition to nearly $300 million previously committed for projects that repave about 1,600 lane miles of road across New York.

The state budget included $65 million in Extreme Weather Recovery funds for locally owned roadways, and this additional $100 million investment will support the renewal of state-owned roadways…

The Daily Star