NY laws hinder towns' truck, plow upgrades

Feb 16, 2013 Full story: Newsday

An obscure state law that puts caps on the amount of tax dollars towns can spend on heavy machinery stymies efforts by Long Island municipalities to upgrade aging snow removal trucks, town officials say.

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rick Sorrentino

Brooklyn, NY

#1 Feb 17, 2013
the state rather waste money on other things rather then to give the necessary funds to municipalities to upgrade their aging. equipment
Way to Mario Cuomo

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