Queensboro to be Ed Koch Bridge


| smosco@queenscourier.com

Motorists will soon be taking Ed Koch to midtown. Mayor Michael Bloomberg announced plans to rename the Queensboro Bridge after the iconic former mayor of New York City on Wednesday, December 8. The renaming of the 101-year-old bridge, which crosses the East River from Long Island City to 59th Street in Manhattan, must be approved […]

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Queensboro to be Ed Koch Bridge


| smosco@queenscourier.com

Motorists will soon be taking Ed Koch to midtown. Mayor Michael Bloomberg announced plans to rename the Queensboro Bridge after the iconic former mayor of New York City on Wednesday, December 8. The renaming of the 101-year-old bridge, which crosses the East River from Long Island City to 59th Street in Manhattan, must be approved […]

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DOT, NYPD announce nighttime closure of Queensboro Bridge outer roadway lane to reduce speeding


| aaltamirano@queenscourier.com

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A few weeks following the fatal accident of an off-duty police officer off the Ed Koch Queensboro Bridge, the Department of Transportation (DOT) and NYPD have implemented a new change looking to increase safety for drivers and pedestrians. The DOT and NYPD announced on Tuesday the single lane of the Queens-bound outer roadway of the […]

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