New York’s Erie Canal Is Getting A $300 Million Dollar Makeover And Here’s All That’s To Come

If you’ve been paying attention to any major announcements that Governor Andrew M. Cuomo has been making so far this year, then you’ve already heard about the fact that the Governor’s 29th proposal for 2020 is a $300 million dollar makeover for our state’s Erie Canal. While all $300 million dollars won’t be spent at once, the Governor has proposed an official plan to transform this historic piece of our state over a 5-year period. If you’re wondering what exactly is planned for the Erie Canal, then see what plans have been drawn up so far that already has us in awe.

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