Construction

Construction continues at The Shops At Nanuet (credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

The Shops At Nanuet To Open In Mid-October

The shopping center is still very much a construction site, but officials said it will go beyond the typical shopping mall once complete.

09/18/2013

Outerbridge Crossing (Photo/Flickr.com)

Bridge Construction Projects Halted Over Holiday Weekend

The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey says construction on the George Washington Bridge and Outerbridge Crossing was suspended Friday and won’t resume until Tuesday.

09/01/2013

Weehawken construction blocking Manhattan view on Lincoln Tunnel helix. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

View Of Manhattan Obscured For Lincoln Tunnel Commuters

A luxury apartment building rising from the Weehawken waterfront is blocking that beautiful panorama on the Lincoln Tunnel helix.

06/24/2013

Williamsburg Construction

Constant Construction Rattles Some Williamsburg Parents

Construction has been booming in Williamsburg, Brooklyn for some time, but it has meant for a big headache for some mothers in the neighborhood.

06/19/2013

One World Trade Center (file/credit: Jessica Marcus/CBSNewYork.com)

One World Trade Center To Become Tallest Building In Western Hemisphere

The stainless steel spire will give the building its iconic height of 1,776 feet, according to the builder.

04/28/2013

East Side Access construction crews conduct dry shotcrete application in westbound assembly chamber Feb. 27, 2013 (credit: MTA Flickr)

Report: LIRR East Side Access Project To Cost Twice As Much As Original Estimate

Service was expected to begin in 2009 with a price tag of $4.3 billion, according to the MTA.

03/06/2013

FILE - A seriously damaged home is seen in the Midland Beach neighborhood of Staten Island on November 3, 2012. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Bill In City Council Would Require Oversight Of Home Elevation Projects

Staten Island Councilman James Oddo said when he visited New Orleans recently, he was warned repeatedly about home elevation projects.

02/20/2013

New Tappan Zee Bridge Design Option #3 (credit: www.newnybridge.com)

Final Approval Granted For New Tappan Zee Bridge

Final approval came Friday for construction of the new Tappan Zee Bridge.

01/19/2013

What remains of the boardwalk sits on the beach on October 30, 2012 in Belmar, New Jersey. (credit: Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)

Belmar Boardwalk Construction Under Way; Expected To Be Complete Before Summer

Most of the 1.3-mile Belmar boardwalk was destroyed in superstorm Sandy.

01/06/2013

Gov. Cuomo at Ground Zero. (credit: Flickr.com)

Construction Resumes At Ground Zero After Flooding From Sandy

Construction has resumed at the World Trade Center site a week after it was left flooded by Superstorm Sandy, Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Monday.

11/05/2012

The facade of the building that collapsed on Carlton Avenue, killing one worker on Sept. 10, 2012. (credit: CBS 2)

Stunned Onlookers Describe Frightening Brooklyn Building Collapse

The incident took place at around 9 a.m. at 214 Carlton Ave., in the Clinton Hill, where a new four-story building was being built.

09/10/2012

Chroma-Tweet

New Program Turns Construction Scaffolding Into Art

New York City has about 1 million feet of construction scaffolding at any given time, and some of it is turning into art.

08/11/2012

(Photo by Francois Durand/Getty Images)

Gotham Gossipist: The One Where Everyone Hates David Schwimmer

Well, you know what they say about Karma.

04/04/2012

Credit CBS 2

Ask Asa: Thieves Target Construction Sites For Easy Pickings

From tools and doors, to fixtures and appliances, crooks target construction sites, both public and private, as if they were shopping at home depot. Experts say it costs the industry millions of dollars each year, which ultimately gets passed on to the consumer.

03/21/2012

Credit CBS 2

Neighbors Fed Up With Long Running Long Island Roadwork

Residents in a Long Island neighborhood are complaining that they have been besieged by an enormous construction project along Route 110.

03/14/2012

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