NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — New signs are turning heads on the Staten Island Expressway.
The word “Goethals” is spelled wrong. The “O” and “E” are flipped.READ MORE: 2-Year-Old Shot In Newark
One sign is on the New Jersey-bound side approaching the Richmond Avenue exit.READ MORE: Teen Shot In The Hand On Upper East Side Monday Morning
Social media users were quick to comment on how much the mistake might’ve cost taxpayers.
CBS2 sent cameras out to investigate Monday and found two other signs with the same error.MORE NEWS: Met Gala Making Its Comeback In September
A New York State Department of Transportation spokesperson told CBS2 the signs will be fixed “within the next few days at the contractor’s expense.”