Auburn City Council wants to see state act, assist with Arterial change

In two separate resolutions, the Auburn City Council called on the state Legislature for city assistance.

The council passed a resolution Thursday requesting Gov. Andrew Cuomo and the state Legislature to consider bills that would adjust the reimbursement rate for maintenance on the Arterial roadway.

Currently, the maintenance reimbursement rates for Auburn sit at 85 cents per square yard and 95 cents for every elevated square yard. These rates haven’t increased since 1987, despite rising costs.

The Citizen:
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