Wednesday Jul 9
Local projects may halt as fund dries up
Sen. Chuck Schumer warned Wednesday that federally-funded work on roads and bridges in the area could come to a screeching halt after Aug. 1. That's when the federal Highway Trust Fund, which provides $1.6 billion a year for New York projects alone, is scheduled to fall below $4 billion total and the U.S. Department of Transportation "will have no ... (more)
Storm's fury abates, leaving millions in damages
Heavy, driving rain throughout the mid-Hudson region largely abated by Friday morning, but not before causing millions of dollars in damages to roads and private homes while cutting power outages to thousands overnight.
Thousands in region without power
A total of more than 3,200 customers are without power Friday morning as heavy rains continue to poounds many parts of Orange, Ulster and Sullivan counties.
I-84 West near Port Jervis closing 2 nights for repairs
The westbound lanes of Interstate 84 in the Port Jervis area from Exit 1 in New York to Exit 53 in Pennsylvania will be closed overnight two days this coming week for bridge repairs.
I-84 westbound in Port Jervis area to close overnight Mon., Tues for repairs
The westbound lanes of Interstate 84 in the Port Jervis area from exit 1 in New York to exit 53 in Pennsylvania will be closed overnight on two days this coming week for bridge repairs.