MTA Gets $886 Million In Federal Sandy AidAbout $535 million of the funding will go toward repairs of three tunnels under the river badly damaged in the Oct. 2012 storm -- the Montague, Steinway and Greenpoint.
New Legislation Aimed At Bringing Federal Oversight To Port AuthorityLegislation is moving through Congress that would take some control away from the Port Authority and provide oversight by the U.S. DOT to protect drivers against massive toll hikes.