NYRA Awarded 25-Year Franchise to Operate Thoroughbred Racing
After several deadline extensions, the New York Racing Association (NYRA) finally reached an agreement Feb. 13 with the governor, Senate majority leader and Assembly speaker, enabling it to continue operating thoroughbred horse racing at Belmont Park, Aqueduct Racetrack and Saratoga's racecourse for the next 25 years.
Not Too Dense for Mineola
However, in some other municipalities, density doesn't appear to be an issue if the proposed project doesn't impact residential properties. Last week, the Village of Mineola Board of Trustees granted approval to Polimeni International to construct a nine-story, 285-unit condominium complex on Old Country Road in Mineola.
Assembly Advisory Task Force on Third Track to Hold Hearings