TITLE

Bloomberg Shelves Plan to Charge Tolls on N.Y.C. Bridges

AUTHOR(S)
Braun, Martin Z.
PUB. DATE
July 2003
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;7/11/2003, Vol. 345 Issue 31675, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the abandonment of a plan to put tolls on East River bridges in New York City by Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg as of July 11, 2003. Reason for the abandonment of the plan; Likely revenue that the plan would have generated upon its implementation; Appreciation of Bloomberg's decision by David Weprin, chairman of the City Council's finance committee.
ACCESSION #
10242401

 

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