Willis Avenue Bridge

City website erroneously shows David Dinkins-Willis Ave. Bridge (credit: maps.nyc.gov/)

City Website Erroneously Names Bridge For Former Mayor Dinkins

The Willis Avenue Bridge over the Harlem River was mislabeled the “David Dinkins-Willis Avenue Bridge” on the maps.nyc.gov website.


David Dinkins and Ed Koch (credit: JP Yim/Getty Images)

Former Mayor Dinkins Could Follow Koch In Getting Bridge Named After Him

Dinkins’ name would go on the 350-foot-long Willis Avenue Bridge, which spans the Harlem River connecting Manhattan and the Bronx.


The Brooklyn Bridge - Brooklyn, NY - Jul 21, 2010 - Photo: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880

Mayor Gets Back On East River Bridges Toll Bandwagon

Mayor Michael Bloomberg ignited another firestorm of controversy on Friday over East River tolls. Just when you thought the plan was out of gas the mayor is bringing it back.


Photo/Steve Sandberg

South Bronx Gets A New Bridge

The final installation phase for the new Willis Avenue Bridge got started Monday.

WCBS 880–08/09/2010