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State will study Skyway alternatives, needed for federal aid to replace it

Rep. Brian Higgins will announce a comprehensive study of the 60-year-old Skyway today, which could position Western New York for key federal transportation funding. He called the Skyway "a financial and maintenance disaster."

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