Traffic on the BQE leading into the Kosciusko Bridge.

Obama jobs bill could cover Queens projects: Gillibrand

Posted by Rebecca Henely in Congress, U.S. Senate on October 13, 2011 | No Comments

U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) said last week 213 city projects could benefit from the American Jobs Act, including improvements to subways, bridges and roads throughout Queens. Speaking on an Oct. 4 conference call with U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood, Gillibrand urged Congress to pass the act,? saying it would inject $3 billion into New [...]