QNS: ‘We got it done’: Maloney and Cuomo close the book on the Kosciuszko Bridge replacement

Nine lanes of freedom will be open to motorists as of Thursday after Governor Andrew Cuomo held a grand opening of both spans of the Kosciuszko Bridge on Wednesday morning.

With the full price tag coming in at $873 million, 85 percent of the funds used were secured by Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney over the course of the last decade, the Queens representative said.

“This bridge has $670 million in federal funding … But the state executed it beautifully. We got it done and it’s gorgeous,” Maloney said. “This money was before Trump came in under the prior administration.”

Read the full article here

#CarolynMaloney #KosciuszkoBridge

1 view