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New York State 2014-15 Budget Extends Tax Breaks for Lower Manhattan Businesses

Assembly Speaker Silver announced today the extension of financial incentives for Lower Manhattan businesses was included in the final 2014-15 state budget. The incentives are designed to encourage businesses to remain in or relocate to Lower...

March 31, 2014
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Speaker Silver statement on restoration of escalator service at East Broadway F train station

"This long overdue restoration of escalator service at the East Broadway station is welcome news for our Lower East Side community. Residents of our neighborhood suffer from limited public transportation options and we rely heavily on this...

February 24, 2014
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Speaker Silver Applauds Governor Cuomo for Amending Executive Budget to Include Tax Breaks for Lower Manhattan Businesses

Speaker Silver today released the following statement regarding the amended Executive Budget's inclusion of tax breaks for businesses in Lower Manhattan. I am pleased that Governor Cuomo has included the extension of critical financial incentives...

February 21, 2014
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