Albany, NY, Mar 21, 2011 — Today we begin a week-long series looking at the state of New York's infrastructure, called State of Disrepair. It's a collaboration among all the public radio stations across the state.
The safety of New York's network of roads and bridges has fallen victim to the shaky economy, as highway officials struggle to balance their own budgets. Dave Lucas has more on their call for financial assistance from the state.
(03/12/2014) Hundreds of prison guards - many from the North Country - rallied yesterday outside the Capitol in Albany, demanding that Governor Andrew Cuomo cancel a plan to mothball four state prisons in July.