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Seminole County Board of Commissioners Wants Rest Areas Shut Down

A classic case of NIMBY (not in my back yard) near Longwood, Fla., calls for two rest areas popular with truck drivers to be shut down. The Seminole County Board of Commissioners decided to make some changes to a resolution that requests the Florida Department of Transportation to decommission the rest areas, a move the county commission made a year ago. Read more
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Tappan Zee Replacement Bridge Will Open First Span August 25

  The first span of the long-awaited replacement for the Tappan Zee Bridge opens to traffic Friday, August 25. and is expected to carry more than 50 million cars across the Hudson River. On Wednesday, Gov. Andrew Cuomo toured the new bridge, which will be named after his father, former Gov. Mario Cuomo. The second span is scheduled for completion in the spring. Read more …       Read more