Justice League NYC Begins March From Staten Island To Washington, D.C.Justice League NYC's March2Justice is scheduled to culminate April 21 with a rally and concert at the National Mall.
Consumers Paying The Price For Truck Toll HikesWhile, as of this past Sunday, many drivers are paying up to $14 to cross the George Washington, Bayonne and Goethals bridges, the Holland and Lincoln tunnels and the Outerbridge Crossing, the cash toll for 18-wheelers is now $114.
Latest Toll Hikes Take Effect On Port Authority Bridges And TunnelsStarting at 3 a.m. Sunday, the tolls jumped 75 cents for cars with E-ZPass, costing $9.75 for off-peak hours and $11.75 for peak times.
Truck Part Strikes Windshield Of Car On Outerbridge CrossingThe incident backed up traffic on the bridge for about 30 minutes to allow crews to clear the road of debris.
Bridge Construction Projects Halted Over Holiday WeekendThe 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.
Outerbridge Crossing To Be Closed Overnights Through OctoberPavement replacement work is set to begin on the Outerbridge beginning Tuesday night. The span, which links Perth Amboy with Staten Island, N.Y., will be closed from 10 p.m. until 5 a.m. from Mondays to Thursdays. It will be closed on Fridays from 11:59 p.m. to 7 a.m. Saturday.
Work Begins To Create Higher Deck On Bayonne BridgeWork has begun on a project to create a higher deck for the Bayonne Bridge, one that can accommodate the larger ships that will pass through the new locks of the Panama Canal.
Port Authority Reports Decline In Car CrashesThe agency says the decrease reflects a program that was established in 1998 to reduce motor vehicle accidents.
Washington State Bridge Collapse Is Reminder Of Dangerous Bridges NationwideAn overweight on a bridge that couldn't handle it proved a disaster overnight in Washington state. It collapsed, sending three cars into the water. Fortunately, no one died. But it's a reminder of the thousands of bridges just like it.
Port Authority Board Approves Construction On 3 Staten Island-To-N.J. SpansThe work on the three bridges, to begin this year, will create more than 5,000 jobs and more than $600 million in wages, according to Cuomo and Christie's offices.
Commuters Facing Higher Tolls On Port Authority Bridges, TunnelsCommuters heading to into New York City from New Jersey are now paying more after the next phase of Port Authority toll hikes kicked in over the weekend.
AAA Sues To Stop Port Authority Toll HikesThe AAA has gone to federal court, trying to roll back the Port Authority hikes that will make the toll $15 cash by 2015.