Brian Conybeare

Artist's rendering of future Tappan Zee Bridge replacement (credit: NewNYBridge.com)

Stories From Main Street: Teaching Students About New Tappan Zee Bridge

New NY Bridge spokesman Brian Conybeare has been touring schools across the Hudson Valley to talk about the project. A recent presentation was recently held at Ossining High School.

05/12/2014

Tappan Zee Bridge pile driving, near Tarrytown (file/credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

State Withholding Tappan Zee Payments To Contractor After Latest Barge Breaks Free

The state is withholding $1 million a month from a contractor working on the new Tappan Zee Bridge project after a barge broke loose from the construction site Sunday — the third such incident since September.

03/31/2014

A sign notifying drivers of the entrance ramp closure to northbound Tappan Zee Bridge from Route 9. (credit: CBS 2)

Entrance Ramp To Tappan Zee Closes To Traffic Until 2018

The entrance ramp to the northbound Tappan Zee Bridge from Route 9 is closing Monday for four years to facilitate construction on the new bridge.

03/10/2014

Tappan Zee Bridge pile driving, near Tarrytown (file/credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Cuomo: Construction Starts On New Tappan Zee Bridge

The Hudson River site has been busy with pre-construction activity for months, with crews building platforms and dredging.

10/16/2013

The boat police say was involved in a deadly crash on the Hudson River near the Tappan Zee Bridge. (credit: CBS 2)

Victims’ Families: Hudson River Crash May Not Have Been Due To Operator

Cell phone video shot by one of the survivors of a boat crash on the Hudson River shows the last few seconds before it slammed into a barge, prosecutors said Wednesday.

07/31/2013

Lindsey Stewart, Mark Lennon

Autopsy Results Released In Deadly Hudson River Boating Crash

The deadly collision left groom-to-be Brian Bond grieving for his intended, Lindsey Stewart, and his best friend while facing surgery for his own injuries two weeks before the wedding day.

07/29/2013

Rendering of Tappan Zee Bridge approach from Rockland County with clear noise walls (credit: New York State Thruway Authority)

Residents Vote For Sound Barriers On New Tappan Zee Bridge

Residents near the site of the new Tappan Zee Bridge have voted overwhelmingly to add sound barriers on both sides of the Hudson River once the new bridge is complete.

07/22/2013

A barge in the Hudson River for construction of the new Tappan Zee Bridge as seen from Chopper 880 - May 16, 2013 (credit: Tom Kaminski / WCBS 880)

Residents Dealing With Constant Noise From New Tappan Zee Bridge Construction

Preliminary pile driving for the new Tappan Zee Bridge has begun and has been a real jolt for some residents.

05/16/2013

New York State Thruway in South Nyack, just beyond Exit 10 (credit: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880)

Tappan Zee Bridge Construction Could Change Where Tolls Are Collected

South Nyack Mayor Bonnie Christian told WCBS 880 reporter Paul Murnane that the current scheme to throw a system of E-ZPass gear in a steel gantry over the Westchester bound lanes at Exit 10 on I-287 is unacceptable.

04/11/2013

The Tappan Zee Bridge is seen from Tarrytown - Feb. 5, 2013 (credit: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880)

Old Tappan Zee Bridge To Be Decommissioned In 2016

The “old” Tappan Zee Bridge will be out of commission in 2016. That is one piece of new information that came out in a meeting Monday night in Tarrytown.

02/05/2013

Tappan Zee Bridge

Series Of Public Hearings For New Tappan Zee Bridge Project

Governor Andrew Cuomo ordered dozens of public hearings to make sure all questions about a new Tappan Zee bridge are answered.

08/09/2012