A discussion of future state highway and bridge needs and financing
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A discussion of future state highway and bridge needs and financing by New York (State). Governor"s Roadway Improvement Committee.

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Published by New York State Dept. of Transportation in Albany, NY .
Written in English


  • Roads -- New York (State) -- Maintenance and repair.,
  • Bridges -- New York (State) -- Maintenance and repair.,
  • Roads -- New York (State) -- Finance.

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Edition Notes

Microfiche. Woodbridge, Conn. : Research Publications, 1987. 1 microfiche.

The Physical Object
Pagination5 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22212172M

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