The Port Authority of NY and NJ advises that, as part of the Raise the Roadway Project, starting February 2nd, there will be periodic 6-hour weekday bridge closures between 9 a.m. In addition to the ongoing overnight bridge closures, there will be occasional daytime traffic holds and full weekend bridge closures through the duration of the project.
Closure of the left half of each bridge begins July 13th and lasts through early 2017.
Assemblymember Barrett introduced the Carbon Farming Act, which creates a financial incentive for farmers to continue carbon farming and encourages other farmers to begin this practice.
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I look forward to hearing about your issues of concern, legislation you support or oppose, and your ideas to help make our beautiful and diverse community stronger, healthier and safer. Assemblymember Didi Barretts (D - Columbia, Dutchess) legislation asserting the states authority over the Hudson River by expanding the criteria used to establish tanker avoidance zones beyond existing...
In addition, you can use the entire Assembly Web site as a great way to stay apprised of new legislation that impacts our state as well as the Mid-Hudson Valley. New York State Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie has named Assemblymember Didi Barrett (D - Columbia, Dutchess) to chair the Assembly Committee on Libraries and Education Technology.