MTA To Receive $886.2 Million For Post-Sandy Relief

Law360, New York (January 23, 2014, 1:07 PM EST) -- New York's Metropolitan Transportation Authority will receive $886.2 million to go toward post-Superstorm Sandy relief, U.S. Sen. Charles E. Schumer, D-N.Y., said Thursday, much of which will go toward ongoing repair and recovery in three East River subway tunnels.

More than a year after Superstorm Sandy inflicted its destructive will across the East Coast of the United States, the MTA is still picking up the pieces. Sen. Schumer said Thursday that the Montague, Greenpoint and Steinway subway tunnels — which were flooded with thousands of gallons...
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