Phillip Musegaas http://wamc.org en State, environmental groups agree on new TZ Bridge environmental issues http://wamc.org/post/state-environmental-groups-agree-new-tz-bridge-environmental-issues-0 <p>TARRYTOWN – The state has reached an agreement with environmental groups Riverkeeper and Scenic Hudson on permits that will include extensive environmental protective measures and mitigation funding to protect the Hudson River and minimize environmental impacts during construction of the new Tappan Zee Bridge.</p><p>As a result, the state Department of Environmental Conservation Wednesday issued an environmental permit containing the protections authorizing the New York State Thruway Authority to proceed with construction.</p> Thu, 28 Mar 2013 12:25:01 +0000 Hank Gross 60891 at http://wamc.org State, environmental groups agree on new TZ Bridge environmental issues