Riverkeeper Ready For Fight Over Tappan Zee Enviro Plan

Law360, New York (August 3, 2012, 2:35 PM EDT) -- Riverkeeper Inc. expressed disappointment Friday over the environmental protection blueprint accompanying New York's $5 billion plan to replace the Tappan Zee Bridge, holding out hope for more action — especially on endangered species and river protection — but suggesting litigation could be needed.

The influential green group has acknowledged the need for a solution to the aging Tappan Zee, which was built in the 1950s and carries 135,000 vehicles per day between Westchester and Rockland counties across the Hudson River 15 miles north of midtown Manhattan, but...
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