There were epic traffic delays, yet again, Monday night, because of emergency repair work at the George Washington Bridge. And then on Tuesday the head engineer said we haven’t seen the end of this.
New Jersey lawmakers have complained they have not had much luck getting answers from the Port Authority about the George Washington Bridge lane closure scandal.
A state Assembly panel has been holding hearings into the closing that took place leading to the GWB in September. Baroni said they were closed for a traffic study.
Three Port Authoritiy officials testified Monday that there was no traffic study being conducted while access lanes from Fort Lee on the George Washington Bridge were closed in September, as was originally claimed.
Repairs on the bridge were expected to last through Tuesday morning.
Busted at the bridge. A driver has been accused of going to great lengths to avoid paying tolls.
The Port Authority said the traffic nightmare all started when an RV caught fire on lower level of the bridge.
The Port Authority said a car collided with a truck on the westbound upper level.
The last remaining aviation beacon on the east coast is the one atop the George Washington Bridge’s eastern tower.