At Least 2 People Spotted Climbing On Top Of Williamsburg BridgeAt least two people were spotted by witnesses on top of the Williamsburg Bridge Tuesday night, but no one has been arrested.
Outer Borough Residents Blast Proposal For Tolls On East River BridgesArdent protests erupted Friday against the latest attempt to put tolls on the free East River bridges as part of a congestion pricing plan.
Pier 42 Offers Family-Friendly Fun This SummerOn Saturday, the group Paths To Pier 42 celebrated their summer launch.
Man Thrown From Motorcycle, Killed On Williamsburg BridgeAn East Village man is dead, after being struck and killed while on his motorcycle on the Williamsburg Bridge.
Oversized Truck Hits Williamsburg Bridge, Snarls TrafficThe traffic trouble was located on the outer roadway of the Brooklyn-bound side of the bridge.
De Blasio: 'Interesting And Innovative Ideas' In New Congestion Pricing PlanA new proposal would add tolls to East River bridges – all of which are now free – but lower the cost at crossings not well-served by public transit.
Former State Lawmaker Questions East River Crossing Toll PlanAs December brings higher tolls to the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey crossings, another effort is in progress to toll crossings across the East River that are currently free.
Driver In Fatal Brooklyn Crash Faces Manslaughter ChargesPolice said a 2003 silver Nissan Altima was speeding and heading east on the Williamsburg Bridge in the outer traffic lane when it lost control near the eastbound B.Q.E. interchange.
Bloomberg: HOV Restrictions Lifted, Monday's Commute Will Still Be 'Slower Than Normal'In a press conference Sunday afternoon, Mayor Bloomberg announced that the carpooling regulations put in place after Superstorm Sandy will not go back into effect for the work week.
Carpooling Restrictions At Manhattan-Bound Bridges And Tunnels Lifted Friday Afternoon"Although, if the city is so clogged the way it was last Wednesday where even emergency vehicles couldn't get around we will reinstitute these," Bloomberg said. "They did make a very big difference. Even though they do impact and inconvenience a lot of people, safety once again is the most powerful thing and the most important thing to us."
Carpooling Requirement Creates Nightmare Commute Into ManhattanVehicles entering Manhattan by the four East River bridges and the Lincoln Tunnel must have three or more passengers on Thursday and Friday between 6 a.m. and midnight.
LEDs Coming To East River Bridges, Highways, Central ParkThe way major parts of New York City are lit is in the midst of a big change, WCBS 880's Rich Lamb reported.