Tappan Zee Bridge project receives $511M loan to boost construction expenses, protect wildlife
The new Tappan Zee Bridge project is receiving an influx of cash.
Thruway Authority spokesman Brian Conybeare says a $511 million loan, secured from the little-known State Environmental Facilities Corporation, will be used to boost construction expenses on the new three-mile span. It will also go toward protecting the natural habitats for marine life in the Hudson River.
The loan will...