Lane Changes On Brooklyn-Queens Expressway Greet Drivers During Monday Morning's CommuteThe days of the BQE having three lanes are ending. On Monday, drivers in both directions will start sharing two lanes.
BQE Lane Closures Begin Ahead Of Construction On RoadwayIt's part of a four-part plan by the Department of Transportation to extend the life of the roadway.
Officials Announce Plan To Preserve Crumbling BQE For Another 20 YearsOfficials say they will reduce the lanes from three to two, which will reduce the weight load and make driving safer.
Overturned Truck Snarls Traffic On The BQECitizen App video shows the truck on its side and multiple first responders on the scene near Exit 31 in Brooklyn Monday morning.
Road Salt Supplies Dwindle On Long Island As BQE Weight Limit Hinders Delivery TrucksProblems with the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway have cut road salt shipments in half.
What's Next For Crumbling BQE? Options On Table Are Awfully Expensive, But Clock Is TickingMany New York drivers know first hand that the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway is in desperate need of repairs. City officials are trying to change that, but it will come with a huge cost.
NYPD Begins Issuing Fines For Overweight Trucks On The BQEBeginning Monday, the NYPD is cracking down on overweight trucks traveling on the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway with fines reaching up to $7,000 per violation.
Experts Propose Shrinking Brooklyn-Queens Expressway To Combat TrafficExperts say the current highway is too narrow with no acceleration lanes and is a magnet for accidents.
Video Shows Gov. Andrew Cuomo Helping Pull Driver Out Of Vehicle After CrashThe governor and his staff were driving by when they saw police officers at the crash scene and stopped to help.
1 Injured After SUV Lands On Top Of Car Off Brooklyn-Queens ExpresswayVideos posted to Twitter show a white SUV somehow landed on top of a black car, which appeared to be parked.
Caught On Video: Suspect On Motorcycle Stops On BQE, Threatens Driver With Knife And Gun, Police SayAuthorities say just after 2:30 p.m. Monday the biker got into a fight with a 41-year-old man in the middle lane of the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway near Exit 30.
Brooklyn Heights Residents Push Back On BQE Repair Plan That Would Shut The PromenadeThere's no argument that the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway needs extensive work due to decades of wear and tear.
DOT Considers 2 Options For Brooklyn-Queens Expressway OverhaulPart of the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway needs extensive renovations, but the project could disrupt a section of Brooklyn for half a dozen years or more.
2 Lanes In Each Direction Shut Down On BQE After Debris SpillFour lanes of the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway were shut down in Brooklyn Heights Thursday evening after a debris spill.
$1.7 Billion Repair Project Slated For Brooklyn-Queens ExpresswayThe ambitious $1.7 billion undertaking aims to repair a 1.5 mile stretch of the highway's infrastructure, which features 21 concrete and steel bridges towering over city streets.