“God was watching over them today,” said Hackensack Fire Lt. Justin Derevyanik, who was the first emergency responder on the scene.
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.
“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.
Metro-North and Amtrak train service in Connecticut has been disrupted for the second time in two weeks by a bridge failure in Norwalk.
Two police officers on Long Island rescued a woman who was poised to jump off a bridge Monday morning.
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.
A movable bridge in Paulsboro, N.J., where a freight train derailed last year will be replaced.
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.
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.
Wednesday’s meeting was sponsored by the nonprofit Alliance for Action, a coalition of business, labor and government leaders.
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.
The Warren Avenue Bridge is the oldest truss bridge in Bergen County. It connects Franklin Turnpike to Brookside Avenue.
Metro-North service in and out of Grand Central Station was disrupted late Monday morning.
The 151-foot-high road deck on the span is not high enough to accommodate the next generation of larger container ships.
Two young goats wandered onto the thin ledge of a railroad bridge and spent nearly two days high above the ground.