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It Takes A Village: Tappan Zee Bridge Fast Track

by Kipp Jarden

The plans to fast track a new Tappan Zee Bridge don’t include any of the previously promised trains or buses to ease congestion. But they do include shoulders and a dedicated lane for emergencies — be they political or otherwise.

Illustrator Kipp Jarden is a Nyack native with a BFA in animation from Savannah College of Art and Design who has a passion for creating visual art, especially in traditional forms such as hand-drawn animation and illustration. ‘€œIt Takes a Village: Tappan Zee Bridge Fast Track‘€ #20111204 Copyright 2011, Kipp Jarden


Note: No announcement has been made on the price of future TZB II tolls, but in October 2010 a NYS Thruway planner speculated that they could run as high as $15 to bond $2 billion. The plan proposed last month suggests bonding a much higher number.

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Nyack People & Places, a weekly series that features photos and profiles of citizens and scenes near Nyack, NY, is sponsored by Sun River Health.

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