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L.I.'s Fuschillo calls for increase in state road and bridge aid
New York’s local governments need an increase in state aid to fix roads and bridges — a request that has become more urgent because the amount of funding has been frozen for four years in a row, a Long Island state senator said on Friday.
Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo’s $143 billion budget plan again offers localities the same amount — just under $403 million, according to Sen. Charles Fuschillo Jr....