Gov. Mario Cuomo Bridge
SPR represents the New York State Thruway Authority with respect to the replacement of the Tappan Zee Bridge, which connects Westchester and Rockland counties across the Hudson River. SPR advised as to the project’s environmental review pursuant to National Environmental Policy Act and State Environmental Quality Review Act, and with regard to the environmental permitting and related requirements under both state and federal laws. SPR also assisted in critical negotiations with public interest groups in order to avoid potential litigation challenging the project.