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Lawmakers want to name bridge Tappan Zee againPosted: Updated:
The name of the new Mario M. Cuomo Bridge is the topic of debate in Albany.
A bill was introduced into the State Assembly to officially call the new span the Tappan Zee Bridge again.
Online petitions for the renaming have topped over 100,000 signatures.
If passed, the bill would have to be signed by Gov. Andrew Cuomo, something he said he is not willing to do.