Tag Archives: bridges

Road conditions cost Rochester drivers $1,626 a year (access required)

Work has begun on the Galloway Road bridge that crosses the Erie Canal in Palmyra. It will be closed for six to eight months (photo provided by the New York State Department of Transportation).

Rochester’s roads are among the most dangerous in the state, behind just New York City/Newark/Jersey City in terms of fatalities, according to a new report from TRIP, a national transportation research nonprofit based in Washington, D.C. On average, 128 people ...

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Report: Bridges need $27.4 billion in repairs

DiNapoli

A new report from released today by New York State Comptroller Thomas P. DiNapoli estimates that bridges in New York need $27.4 billion in repairs. Although the cost estimate is very large, the report found the number of “structurally deficient” locally-owned bridges ...

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