WAMC New York News
12:29 am
Mon March 19, 2007

Route 17 to be widened?

Kingston, NY – Route 17 in Sullivan and Orange Counties is already congested, and officials anticipate the problem will only get worse if proposed projects like the Monticello Casino get built. Senator Chuck Schumer is pushing to widen the road to six lanes - but some groups say he's getting ahead of the process. WAMC's Julia Taylor reports.