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Love Locks

The New York City Department of Transportation says 450 "love locks" have been removed from the Brooklyn Bridge. (Credit: NYC DOT)

450 ‘Love Locks’ Removed From Brooklyn Bridge, Thrown Away

The New York City Department of Transportation announced Monday that has been cracking down on the “love locks” that couples attach to the Brooklyn Bridge.

04/07/2015

Brooklyn Bridge Locks

New York City Puts The Kibosh On Love Locks On The Brooklyn Bridge

Sweethearts have long made the bridge a romantic spot – and left their mark by adorning padlocks on the span’s structure, but that’s something the city isn’t happy about.

05/28/2014

A love lock placed on the Brooklyn Bridge (credit: Monica Miller / WCBS 880)

Couples Leaving ‘Love Locks’ On The Brooklyn Bridge

Some couples are adding their own pieces of hardware to the Brooklyn Bridge. A collection of love locks like the ones found in Paris, Budapest, and Seoul are starting to pile up on the New York City landmark.

11/28/2011