Listen: Zee Bridge, Tappan Zee Bridge, Komo Tappan Zee Bridge discussed on The Brian Lehrer Show
"Wouldn't that respect everyone concerned Zee bridge marshes mentioned. We have the most aggressive construction program in the United States we're doing more construction work than at any time since Robert Moses believe it or not The toll is going to be the same through twenty twenty and then what, the tappan, Zee bridge well then it's going to depend on the finances. Overall, of the state and the finances. Of the transportation system what's what needs. To happen in a few years is we have to come up with justification on all. These tolls Europe some bridges that are at fourteen dollars you have some verges, at five dollars you have some bridges at. Seven dollars so over the next few years we're going to, have to take a good look at the overall final happens, bridge have to pay more to take the bridge. They're worried that they're going to have to pay for the. Construction out of their own pockets the toll is frozen for. The next two years period So no one has to pay more Only bridge in the system that has told frozen. The throngs triborough doesn't have that guarantee so the people on the tappan Zee bridge new tappan Zee, not only, get a. Brand new bridge more lanes faster commute they get the only guarantee and the system that, there's no tolling cruise for two years but you. Just called it the tappan Zee bridge so what about making it the mareo, Cuomo tappan Zee bridge the captain's bridge there's. No more actually to the. Other day there's some small. Pieces left it's going to go away this. Is going to be a new bridge And new bridge we thought deserved a new name and we, named it in honor of my father the governor. Mario when you make a concession to a lot of people who are concerned, about losing tappan Zee call it the mareo. KOMO tappan Zee bridge when. The legislature acted Marsha this. Was not even a discussion at the time And but the point was it's a new bridge we would give it a. New name MS Nixon your response I think that Mario."