Officials, civics ready to spend Obama's cash

Winzelberg, David
December 2008
Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009);12/19/2008, Vol. 55 Issue 62, p7A
The article reports that the biggest projects could benefit from the economic stimulus dollars promised by President-elect Barack Obama in Long Island, New York. According to planning experts, some of the region's biggest projects could get approved quickly. Moreover, it is said that in many cases, a coalition of labor unions, civic groups, developers and smart-growth proponents agree on which projects need to take precedence.


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