Articles Tagged ‘New York State Department of Transportation’

A woman freshens her make-up as she cools her feet in the fountain New York's Columbus Circle, Thursday, July 21, 2011. New York City is roasting under a potentially dangerous brew of heat and humidity, as officials warn the elderly and chronically ill to find cool refuges.(AP Photo/Richard Drew)

Heat Rises on Long Island, Temps Nearing 100 Degrees [Weather Map]

The heat wave continues to burn up Long Island. The National Weather Service has issued an excessive heat warning that is in effect until 10…



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Hurricane Earl and Long Island: Preparation, Plans

Imagine: The Atlantic Ocean extends north of Sunrise Highway…



DiNapoli: NY Shortchanged Bridge, Highway Projects

By Chris Carola, Associated Press Writer New York has shortchanged highway and bridge projects by billions of dollars over nearly two decades, siphoning off funds…



Paterson Greenlights Wantagh Bike Path Guiderail

The popular Wantagh bike path to Jones Beach┬áState Park┬ámay be even more popular next summer now that New York State officials have agreed to build…