Maxwell Lehman

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Maxwell Lehman, Deputy City Administrator, answers questions.


Marvin Sleeper hosts.


Panelists: Ruth Corsnick and Jim Farrell.


Questions cover air pollution, traffic, water supply, etc. in New York City and suburbs.


Work on uniform traffic regulations in the tri-state area. Lehman believes that New York's geographic boundaries are at their limits, but the city is in its prime.


25 year problems forecast. He sees a cooperative agency to deal with traffic congestion, and water and air pollution. He believes this must be a cooperative effort for the tri-state area. Solutions for the folding commuter lines. Discussion of recreation areas.


Audio courtesy of the NYC Municipal Archives WNYC Collection


WNYC archives id: 72041
Municipal archives id: LT7897