FEMA Provides $400 Million For Sandy-Related Repairs At 2 MTA TunnelsThe Hugh L. Carey Tunnel and the Queens Midtown Tunnel both took on millions of gallons of water when the Oct. 2012 storm roared ashore.
LaHood Delivers Check For New York Sandy Transportation RebuildingU.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood stopped by the Battery Friday to bring New York a check for $287 million to rebuild roads, bridges, and tunnels damaged by superstorm Sandy and other storms.
MTA Approves Fare, Toll Hikes; Changes Take Effect March 1The MTA board voted on the proposed increases on Wednesday. Members unanimously approved the fare hikes. Only one member voted against increasing tolls.
Stories From Main Street: Tunnel To Towers 9/11 Charity Shifts To Hurricane ReliefMost people probably know the Stephen Siller Tunnel To Towers Foundation for its 9/11-related charities, but superstorm Sandy has them extending their efforts.
Hugh L. Carey Tunnel Back To Normal Traffic Flow For Monday Morning CommuteThree lanes in both directions will be fully operational in time for the Monday morning commute, Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced.
Hugh L. Carey Tunnel Returning To Normal Operations MondayFor the first time since before superstorm Sandy filled it end-to-end, the Hugh L. Carey Tunnel will be returning to normal operations.
Both Sides Of Hugh Carey Brooklyn-Battery Tunnel To Be Open MondayWhen commuters hit the roads Monday morning, both tubes of the Hugh L. Carey Tunnel -- formerly known as the Brooklyn-Battery Tunnel -- will be open to traffic in both directions.
Hugh L. Carey Tunnel Will Reopen To Traffic In Both Directions Monday Morning Trucks, however, will not be able to use the tunnel until further notice. The tunnel was one of the hardest hit transportation links during Sandy.
Brooklyn-Battery Tunnel Reopens To Limited Traffic TuesdayAt 4 p.m. Tuesday, one lane in the Manhattan-bound tube opened for buses and one lane for cars, the MTA said.
Queens-Midtown Tunnel To Reopen Friday After Being Flooded By SandyFor those trying to cross the East River, there is good news.
Brooklyn-Battery Tunnel Renamed After Late Gov. Hugh CareyThe Metropolitan Transportation Authority officially renamed the tunnel, nearly two years after Albany gave the name change the green light.