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New York set to get more than $100B from Biden’s infrastructure bill

By 11/07/2021 11:36 AMNo CommentsBy YidInfo Staff

New Yorkers have reasons to smile with the passage of the $1.2 trillion infrastructure bill late Friday night by the House of Representatives.

According to reports, New York could get more than $170 billion from that amount for many infrastructure projects.

Sources said part of the $170 billion funds will be allocated to the following projects:

Highways: $12.5 billion

$11.5 billion for roads, highways.
$1.9 billion for bridge repairs.
$142 million for electric-vehicle charging infrastructure

Airports: nearly $1 billion

JFK — $294,682,575.
LGA — $ 150,008,970.
Long Island MacArthur — $21,595,630.
Rail: $58 billion

$22 billion for Amtrak improvements, including the Gateway tunnel project under the Hudson River.
$24 billion for Northeast Corridor modernization.
$12 billion for intercity passenger rail, including high-speed rail.

Water: $90 billion

$14.7 billion for the EPA’s Drinking Water State Revolving Fund, which provides grants and loans for infrastructure projects.
$14.7 billion for the EPA’s Clean Water State Revolving Funds, which provides loans to states for water-quality improvement.
$55.4 billion in supplemental emergency appropriations.

Mass Transit: $9.8 billion

$9.8 billion for Clean Buses and Mass Transit

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