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State Changes Course, Will Not Take Private Property To Build New Tappan Zee Bridge

The engineers have decided they can live with the South Broadway overpass over the New York State Thruway, which means they will not have to take property along the Rockland approach to the bridge.


Nikkolaus V. McCarthy (credit: Handout)

State Police: Motorcycle Clocked At 166 MPH On N.Y. State Thruway

That blur of color you just saw zipping by was in fact, according to police, a human being. A motorcycle traveling south Wednesday on the New York State Thruway in the Village of Ravena in Albany County was clocked at 166 mph, the State Police said.


Hundreds of motorists were stranded on a snowy NYS Thruway in Buffalo (file/credit: NYS Thruway Authority)

Hundreds Of Motorists Stranded On Snowy Thruway Upstate

Authorities say a section of the New York State Thruway near Buffalo remains closed after a lake-effect snow storm strands hundreds of motorists who spent the night in their vehicles.

CBS New York–12/02/2010