Construction

This is the view from the sixth floor of 10 Hudson Yards. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Hudson Yards Development Taking Shape On The West Side

Next year should be a busy one for one of the largest construction projects in the city.

12/19/2014

NJ TRANSIT bus (file/credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

George Washington Bridge Bus Station To Undergo Year-Long Facelift

The George Washington Bridge bus station will close for a year long facelift on Monday. While construction is underway bus service will continue from the top level of the building.

08/22/2014

(Credit: Gary Baumgarten/1010 WINS)

Locals Less Than Pleased By Closing Down Of Damrosch Park For Fashion Week

It’s that time of year again when park benches, trees and flowers are removed just north of Lincoln Center to make room for an exhibition space for Fashion Week.

08/16/2014

A crack prompted officials to evacuate this apartment building in Midwood, Brooklyn on Monday, Aug. 4. (Credit: CBS 2)

Major Crack Prompts Evacuation Of Brooklyn Apartment Building

A crack from the basement to the roof prompted the evacuation of a Brooklyn apartment building Monday afternoon.

08/04/2014

New Tappan Zee Bridge pilings (Credit: CBS 2)

State Halts Pile Driving For New Tappan Zee Bridge Due To Noise Complaints

Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s point man on the bridge said pile driving will resume but only after the contractor figures out a way to do it more quietly.

08/01/2014

Pedestrians have been left frustrated by a major construction project in Times Square. (Credit: CBS 2)

Times Square Revitalization Project Taking Toll On New Yorkers

Three of five pedestrian plazas in Times Square are currently under construction as part of a three-year, $40 million effort by the city to revitalize the urban space.

06/25/2014

Bayonne Bridge (credit: Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

New Jersey-Bound Bayonne Bridge To Temporarily Close Thursday

The closing will take place from 11 a.m. to 11:40 a.m. Thursday.

06/25/2014

A boat and helicopter are seen searching for a worker who fell off the Throgs Neck Bridge - Mar 30, 2012 (credit: Peter Haskell / WCBS 880)

Drivers Beware: Crews Close Lanes On Queens-Bound Throgs Neck Bridge

Several Queens-bound lanes closed at 10 p.m. Friday and will not reopen until Monday at 5 a.m.

06/21/2014

This building under construction collapsed in Brooklyn on June 19, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Exclusive Video: Woman Crushed When Building Partially Collapses In Brooklyn

It all came out of nowhere – a wall collapsed on a sidewalk in Bushwick, Brooklyn Thursday and crushed a passerby.

06/19/2014

Ongoing construction following Superstorm Sandy in Ocean Beach, N.J. on June 10, 2014 (Credit: CBS 2)

CBS 2 Exclusive: Ocean Beach Residents Rebuilding After Superstorm Sandy Told To Stop

In just five days, all construction being conducted outside in Ocean Beach has to stop because of a quality of life regulation.

06/10/2014

The Seaside Park boardwalk following the massive Sept. 12 fire. (credit: CBS 2)

Gov. Christie Tours Seaside Heights Boardwalk As Rebuilding Continues

The sound of chain saws overpowered the crashing waves as construction crews worked on pilings for the rebuilt boardwalk.

04/25/2014

Tappan Zee Bridge Construction

Ramp From Route 9 To Tappan Zee Bridge To Close Until 2018

Beginning next Monday, the entrance ramp to the Tappan Zee Bridge from Route 9 in Tarrytown will be closed for several years as construction of the new bridge progresses.

03/04/2014

Bayonne Bridge (file/credit: Steve Sandberg/1010 WINS)

Bayonne Bridge To Close Overnight On Weekdays For Construction

The bridge will be closed between 9 p.m. and 5 a.m. Monday through Thursday and from midnight Friday to 8 a.m. Saturday as part of the $1.3 billion “Raise the Roadway” construction project.

01/06/2014

Bayonne Bridge (file/credit: Steve Sandberg/1010 WINS)

Bayonne Bridge To Close Overnight For Construction

The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey will close the bridge between 9 p.m. and 5 a.m. on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday as part of the $1.3 billion raising of the roadway.

11/29/2013

Authorities on the scene of a construction shed collapse in Midtown on Friday, Nov. 1, 2013 (Credit: Paul Murnane/WCBS 880)

Construction Shed Collapse Sends Debris Flying In Midtown

The Department of Buildings issued a warning to property owners Friday to secure construction sites and buildings as high winds whip through the area.

11/01/2013

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