Cuomo, Andrew M Category

April 4, 2019

Congestion Pricing Is Coming. Now Everyone Wants a Break.

Drivers will pay a toll to enter the heart of Manhattan. From tour buses to motorcycles, many people are complaining and asking for an exemption.

March 31, 2019

Plastic Bags to Be Banned in New York; Second Statewide Ban, After California

State lawmakers and Gov. Andrew Cuomo have agreed to ban most single-use plastic bags; counties will have the option to impose a 5-cent paper-bag fee.

March 31, 2019

Over $10 to Drive in Manhattan? What We Know About the Congestion Pricing Plan

Drivers could soon pay $12 to $14 to enter Manhattan’s busiest neighborhoods under a plan to raise money for the troubled subway system.

March 31, 2019

New York Agrees to Congestion Pricing, Mansion Tax and Plastic Bag Ban in $175 Billion Budget Deal

The budget agreement, announced early Sunday, included a new tax on high-end homes and a fee to drive into Manhattan’s busiest areas.