Tappan Zee Bridge
The multi-billion dollar Tappan Zee Bridge project is rising up in the Hudson River.
The steel girders are assembled 120 miles up a river and floated down by barge.
As the unofficial start to summer gets underway this weekend, officials in New York are warning boaters to be careful around the Tappan Zee Bridge construction site.
About 200 people packed the village Board of Trustees meeting, many arguing that the path should not terminate in a residential area.
Frank Kopicki is just thankful it wasn’t worse and no one else got hurt.
A collision between a tractor-trailer and several vehicles on the Tappan Zee Bridge has been cleared.
Rockland County Executive Ed Day is calling on Gov. Andrew Cuomo to put a 50 percent down payment on the bridge utilizing the $5 billion settlement with two banks over economic and tax improprieties.
A spokeswoman for Tappan Zee Constructors, Carla Julian, said in an email that there were no injuries in the accident on the Hudson River.
E.J. McMahon with the Empire Center for New York Policy said the Thruway Authority might have to hike tolls 44 percent in four years or look at a nearly $16 toll on the new Tappan Zee
Environmental groups are suing New York state over Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s plan to use federal clean water funds on the new Tappan Zee Bridge, saying that the idea would create a dangerous national precedent if it’s allowed to stand.
The 400-foot-long Left Coast Lifter — which has been nicknamed the “I Lift NY Super Crane” by officials in Albany — traveled from Jersey City, New Jersey, up the Hudson River, on Monday morning.
The speed limit is dropping to 45 mph on westbound I-287 for a quarter-mile from Exit 9 to the Tappan Zee Bridge.
The builders of the new Tappan Zee Bridge said Thursday that they are on schedule, and untroubled by a $500 million federal loan that just fell through this week.
Jojo John pleaded guilty in June to vehicular manslaughter and admitted that he was drunk at the time.
The agency says Tuesday that only $29 million of Cuomo’s $511 million proposal meets federal requirements.