TITLE

House Passes Bill to Keep Cash Coming to N.Y.C. Projects

AUTHOR(S)
Sanchez, Humberto
PUB. DATE
September 2002
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;9/12/2002, Vol. 341 Issue 31469, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports the legislation approved by the House Tuesday to keep federal funds flowing to over 100 transportation improvement projects in New York City. Exemption of projects in conformance with federal air quality standards until September 2005; Certification on local projects to meet federal environmental regulations; Patterns of employment in the area.
ACCESSION #
7382572

 

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