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Firefighters rescue two women after their SUV fell about 60 feet from a bridge on Interstate 80 in New Jersey. (credit: Justin Derevyanik/Hackensack PIO via Hackensack Fire Department Facebook Page)

2 Women Survive After SUV Plunges 60 Feet Off I-80 Bridge In Hackensack

“God was watching over them today,” said Hackensack Fire Lt. Justin Derevyanik, who was the first emergency responder on the scene.

02/13/2015

A lane was closed on the Route 3 Bridge over the Hackensack River in New Jersey beginning Wednesday, Jan. 21. (Credit: CBS2)

Structural Problems Prompt Lane Closure On Route 3 Bridge In N.J.

The right eastbound lane of Route 3 over the Hackensack River was set to be shut down for two weeks, after crews discovered a structural deficiency.

01/21/2015

Conn. Gov. Dannel Malloy meets with MTA officials about the WALK bridge on June 9, 2014. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Gov. Malloy, MTA To Review Bridge That Failed Twice In 2 Weeks, Delaying Metro-North Commuters

“There is no doubt that we are now seeing the effects of decades of neglect when it comes to investing in our infrastructure,” Malloy said.

06/09/2014

Crews examine the separation on the Metro North "Walk Bridge" over the Norwalk River (Tom Kaminski/Chopper 880)

Norwalk Bridge Fails For Second Time; Causes Delays On Metro-North, Amtrak Trains

Metro-North and Amtrak train service in Connecticut has been disrupted for the second time in two weeks by a bridge failure in Norwalk.

06/06/2014

Robert Moses Causeway

L.I. Police Officers Rescue Woman About To Jump Off Bridge

Two police officers on Long Island rescued a woman who was poised to jump off a bridge Monday morning.

11/18/2013

New City Island Bridge

City Island Residents Sue Over Planned Bridge Upgrade

City Island residents pride themselves on living in one of the city’s few fishing enclaves. But, the aging bridge to the island is about to be replaced with a design that has some of them concerned.

11/08/2013

(credit: CBS Philly)

N.J. Bridge Where Train Derailed To Be Replaced

A movable bridge in Paulsboro, N.J., where a freight train derailed last year will be replaced.

03/02/2013

Holland Tunnel (credit: Stephen Chernin/Getty Images)

NJ Man Files Lawsuit Over Port Authority Toll Hikes

Cash tolls on the George Washington Bridge, Holland Tunnel, Lincoln Tunnel, Goethals Bridge, Bayonne Bridge and Outerbridge Crossing went up from $8 to $12 on Sunday.

09/21/2011

Port Authority Bus Terminal - New York, NY - Aug 15, 2003 - Photo: Mario Tama/Getty Images

Port Authority Wants Security Review

The agency operates the major airports in the New York metropolitan area, along with four bridges, two tunnels, the PATH rail system and shipping ports.

04/29/2011

Governor Chris Christie  (Governor's Office/Tim Larsen)

Gov. Christie To Discuss Transportation Funding Plan

Wednesday’s meeting was sponsored by the nonprofit Alliance for Action, a coalition of business, labor and government leaders.

03/02/2011

The George Washington Bridge is seen from the Fort Lee Historic Park - Fort Lee, NJ - Sep 29, 2010 - Photo: Evan Bindelglass / WCBS 880

Port Authority’s New Budget Holds Line On Tolls

The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey approved a $7.2 billion budget that holds the line on tolls and will eliminate 200 jobs through attrition next year.

12/08/2010

Warren Avenue Bridge - Ho-Ho-Kus, NJ - File / Photo: NHRHS2010 / Wikipedia

Historic Ho-Ho-Kus Bridge Being Replaced

The Warren Avenue Bridge is the oldest truss bridge in Bergen County. It connects Franklin Turnpike to Brookside Avenue.

10/11/2010

A fire under bridge suspended Metro-North train service into and out of Manhattan on Monday. (AP Photo)

Metro-North Train Service Resumes After Fire

Metro-North service in and out of Grand Central Station was disrupted late Monday morning.

09/20/2010

The Bayonne Bridge is seen from Collins Park - Bayonne, NJ - File Photo

P.A. Commits $1B To Bayonne Bridge Fix

The 151-foot-high road deck on the span is not high enough to accommodate the next generation of larger container ships.

09/15/2010

Two goats are seen on a railroad bridge near Roundup, MT - Sep 1, 2010 - Photo: AP Photo/Courtesy of Sandy Church of the Rimrock Humane Society

Two Goats Rescued From Railroad Bridge

Two young goats wandered onto the thin ledge of a railroad bridge and spent nearly two days high above the ground.

09/03/2010

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