NY, NJ Transport Execs Stress Need For Storm Mitigation Aid

Law360, New York (December 6, 2012, 2:35 PM EST) -- The heads of the nation’s largest transportation systems serving New York and New Jersey implored members of Congress on Thursday for mitigation and emergency relief funds to repair and upgrade a transportation infrastructure in the Northeast left with $7.3 billion in damage from Superstorm Sandy.

As Congress works on crafting a federal aid package for the states most impacted by the Oct. 29 superstorm, the top executives for Amtrak, New York’s Metropolitan Transportation Authority, the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, and New Jersey...
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