Road Improvement and Maintenance

• Installed the computerized, coordinated signal system at the 11 Town-controlled signals on Larkfield Road. This improved traffic safety and reduced congestion and automobile emissions. The system uses detection equipment, including sensors and the cameras at intersections, to help coordinate the timing of the lights.

• Upgraded traffic signals on Larkfield Road, aimed at improving traffic flow on one of the most heavily traveled road in the Town. The project included installing state-of-the-art, computerized traffic control equipment, wireless connect and emergency vehicle preemption capabilities, energy-efficient LED traffic signal indications and LED pedestrian indications with countdown timers

• Co-sponsored $2.5 million for the renovation of the Mill Dam Causeway in Centerport

• Increased funding for paving and purchase of improved road-paving equipment.

• Lobbied New York State for the reconstructed Northern State Parkway Bridge westbound over Route 110. This $56 million dollar project included building two new parkway bridges—one eastbound and one westbound—as well as reconfiguring on-ramps and exits and widening Route 110.

• Sponsored the resolution to bond $1.35 million for the reconstruction of Walt Whitman Road

• Lobbied New York State for Halesite New York Route 110 Drainage and Roadway Improvements. This $18 million dollar project included road alignment, drainage and installation of roundabouts to ease traffic flow.

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