AMBROSE CLANCY PHOTO A deep and wide hole on the North Ferry line recently filled with sand, dirt and gravel.
Drivers boarding North Ferry boats in Greenport for the trip to Shelter Island have been plagued in recent weeks by expanding potholes in the area where vehicles line up to await ferries. The entire area is a mess, with gaping holes and uneven surfaces lining the entire turnaround. (more…)
REPORTER FILE PHOTO | Highway Superintendent Jay Card Jr. was in Albany last week with more than 600 other highway officials.
Something’s amiss with Governor Andrew Cuomo’s math.
At least that’s how Shelter Island Highway Superintendent Jay Card Jr. sees it. While the state maintains only 13 percent of roadways and bridges in New York and local municipalities are responsible for the other 87 percent, that’s not how Albany allocates money. (more…)