Maxwell Lehman

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This episode is from the WNYC archives. It may contain language which is no longer politically or socially appropriate.

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