On First Avenue in Yorkville – around the corner from the Gracie Mansion where Mayor Bill de Blasio resides – it has taken about a year and a half to build a bus stop, and the process is still not done.
The $4 billion project is expected to be completed sometime in 2016.
Next year should be a busy one for one of the largest construction projects in the city.
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.
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.
A crack from the basement to the roof prompted the evacuation of a Brooklyn apartment building Monday afternoon.
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.
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.
The closing will take place from 11 a.m. to 11:40 a.m. Thursday.
Several Queens-bound lanes closed at 10 p.m. Friday and will not reopen until Monday at 5 a.m.
It all came out of nowhere – a wall collapsed on a sidewalk in Bushwick, Brooklyn Thursday and crushed a passerby.
In just five days, all construction being conducted outside in Ocean Beach has to stop because of a quality of life regulation.
The sound of chain saws overpowered the crashing waves as construction crews worked on pilings for the rebuilt boardwalk.
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.
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.