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|Jan 08, 2014||referred to transportation|
|Apr 19, 2013||referred to transportation|
senate Bill S4715
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S4715 - Details
S4715 - Summary
Provides for the construction and erection of one or more physical barriers on a section of the Sprain Brook Parkway from the state maintenance facility on West Grassy Sprain Road and running thence southerly to the Tuckahoe Road exit in Westchester county (southbound side) and from Palmer Road to Central Avenue in Yonkers (northbound side) to effectively screen the sound of motor vehicles and abate highway generated noise emanating therefrom.
S4715 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S4715 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the transportation law, in relation to providing for the erection of a sound barrier to abate highway generated noise on a section of the Sprain Brook parkway PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: The purpose of this bill is to provide for the erection of physical barriers on portions of the Sprain Brook Parkway to effectively screen the sound of motor vehicles. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: Section 1 - amends the transportation law by adding a new subdivision 4. The Commissioner shall provide for the timely construction and erection of one or more physical barriers on the Sprain Brook Parkway to effectively screen the sound of motor vehicles and abate highway generated noise from such locations. The construction of such physical barriers shall, to the extent practicable, be consistent with the recommendations of the department of transportation project DO 1 0268, PIN S060.02.101 Section 1, subdivision a lists the various locations recommended for the erection of physical barriers. JUSTIFICATION:
S4715 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 4715 2013-2014 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E April 19, 2013 ___________ Introduced by Sen. STEWART-COUSINS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Transportation AN ACT to amend the transportation law, in relation to providing for the erection of a sound barrier to abate highway generated noise on a section of the Sprain Brook parkway THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 70 of the transportation law is amended by adding a new subdivision 4 to read as follows: 4. THE COMMISSIONER SHALL PROVIDE FOR THE TIMELY CONSTRUCTION AND ERECTION OF ONE OR MORE PHYSICAL BARRIERS ON THE SOUTHBOUND SIDE OF THE SPRAIN BROOK PARKWAY BEGINNING FROM THE STATE MAINTENANCE FACILITY ON WEST GRASSY SPRAIN ROAD AND RUNNING THENCE SOUTHERLY TO THE TUCKAHOE ROAD EXIT AND ON THE NORTHBOUND SIDE OF THE SPRAIN BROOK PARKWAY BEGIN- NING FROM PALMER ROAD AND RUNNING THENCE NORTHERLY TO CENTRAL AVENUE IN THE CITY OF YONKERS, TO EFFECTIVELY SCREEN THE SOUND OF MOTOR VEHICLES AND ABATE HIGHWAY GENERATED NOISE FROM SUCH LOCATIONS. THE CONSTRUCTION OF SUCH PHYSICAL BARRIERS SHALL, TO THE EXTENT PRACTICABLE, BE CONSIST- ENT WITH THE RECOMMENDATIONS OF DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION PROJECT REPORT D010268, PIN S060.02.101. (A) THE PHYSICAL BARRIERS AUTHORIZED BY THIS SUBDIVISION TO BE CONSTRUCTED ON THE SOUTHBOUND SIDE OF THE SPRAIN BROOK PARKWAY SHALL INCLUDE CONSTRUCTION OF: (I) A THREE THOUSAND ONE HUNDRED THIRTY FEET LONG AND SIXTEEN FEET HIGH PHYSICAL BARRIER BETWEEN THE SOUTHERN END OF SPRAIN RIDGE PARK AND TUCKAHOE ROAD, (II) A ONE THOUSAND FIVE HUNDRED THIRTY FEET LONG AND SIXTEEN FEET HIGH PHYSICAL BARRIER BETWEEN THE ROUTE ONE HUNDRED INTERCHANGE AND THE PALMER ROAD OVERPASS, AND EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD03269-01-3 S. 4715 2
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