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Pulaski Skyway (credit: CBS 2)

Northbound Pulaski Skyway To Close For 2 Years This Weekend For ‘Major Reconstructive Surgery’

The aging span is scheduled for a major makeover to replace the bridge deck and give the roadway another 75 years of life.

04/07/2014

Planes at Kennedy Airport. (credit: Getty Images)

Plane Noise Prompts East Hills Residents To Flood Port Authority With Complaints

Loud planes have caused a small Long Island town to file thousands of complaints with the Port Authority.

04/05/2014

JFK AirTrain

AirTrain Service At JFK To Shut Down Until Saturday Afternoon

AirTrain service at John F. Kennedy International Airport will be shut down until Saturday afternoon.

04/04/2014

Bayonne Bridge (credit: Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

Residents Believe Bayonne Bridge Project Is Damaging Their Homes

Work to raise the span is vibrating windows and walls, splitting plaster, shifting door frames and filling the air with dust, some residents claim.

04/04/2014

Sassony Bryant, charged with attempted robbery and assault. (NYPD)

Police: Man Mugged Outside Port Authority Bus Terminal While Hailing Taxi

At around 5:45 a.m. Monday, the suspect approached a 52-year-old man from behind who was attempting to hail a cab outside 625 8th Ave. He then punched the man who fell to the ground, according to police.

04/01/2014

Port Authority Bus Terminal - New York, NY - Aug 15, 2003 - Photo: Mario Tama/Getty Images

NYU Report Finds Flawed Business Model At Port Authority Of New York And New Jersey

The report also found mismanagement, political abuse and rivalries between the states at the Port Authority.

04/01/2014

1 World Trade Center (center) and the World Trade Center Transportation Hub (left) under construction in lower Manhattan on March 11, 2014 . (credit: Getty Images)

Many Calling For Tighter Security Following Recent Incidents At WTC Site

Head of security David Velazquez stepped down on Friday, just days after three skydiving enthusiasts, who parachuted off the skyscraper in September, were arrested.

03/29/2014

1 World Trade Center (credit; Getty Images)

Head Of Security For 1 World Trade Center Resigns

David Velazquez had been security director for The Durst Organization, which took over security of the tower in January.

03/28/2014

Brush fire along Route 280E seen still smoking, March 26, 2014. The ground is charred, but there are no flames. (credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

Dry Brush, Gusty Winds Help Spread Brush Fires Near NJ TRANSIT Tracks In Harrison

The blaze broke out in Newark and Kearny Wednesday afternoon. No injuries were reported, but strong winds were hindering efforts to contain the fire, officials said.

03/26/2014

WTC B.A.S.E Jump

BASE Jumpers Defend WTC Stunt, Say It Exposed ‘Hole In Security’

Andrew Rossig, 33, James Brady, 32, Kyle Hartwell, 29, and Marco Markovich, 27, were arraigned on charges of burglary, reckless endangerment and misdemeanor jumping from a structure, police said.

03/25/2014

Newark Liberty International Airport (file/credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Report: Despite Control Efforts No Decline In Wildlife Collisions At N.J. Airports

The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey’s efforts to remove birds and other wildlife that could pose a threat to aircraft safety have had no significant impact, according to a newspaper analysis.

03/23/2014

LaGuardia Airport. (MEHDI TAAMALLAH/AFP/Getty Images)

Plane Makes Emergency Landing At LaGuardia With Cracked Windshield

Authorities say a plane with no passengers on board made an emergency landing at New York’s LaGuardia Airport after the pilot noticed a crack in the windshield.

03/22/2014

Justin Casquejo

Teen Who Allegedly Managed To Sneak To Top Of 1 WTC Apologizes On Twitter

Casquejo allegedly managed to not just get past the security and construction all around the new World Trade Center building. He got into an elevator and then climbed the stairs nearly another 20 flights to the spire.

03/21/2014

Justin Casquejo (Facebook)

Police: Teen Charged After Gaining Access To Top Of WTC

A 16-year-old boy bypassed security in the middle of the night and climbed a ladder to the spire of 1 World Trade Center where he apparently took pictures, authorities said Thursday.

03/20/2014

George Washington Bridge (file/credit: CBS 2)

GWB To Undergo $1 Billion In Repairs, Upgrades

The work will include replacing the 82-year-old bridge’s 592 suspender ropes and rehabilitating all of the span’s main cables. New technology will warn engineers of potential structural problems.

03/20/2014

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