Bronx-Whitestone Bridge

Identify this place in Queens
Identify this place in Queens
News Queens Courier Staff 9/13/2013 at 9:04AM

Do you know where in Queens this photo was taken? Guess by commenting below! The answer will be revealed next Friday. Last week’s answer to “Identify this Place”: Bronx–Whitestone Bridge     

Bronx-Whitestone Bridge to temporarily close overnight
Bronx-Whitestone Bridge to temporarily close overnight
News Queens Courier Staff 4/04/2013 at 12:23PM

The Bronx-Whitestone Bridge will be closed in both directions for approximately 15 minutes on Friday, April 5 and Saturday, April 6 for the installation and removal of overhead sign structures, said the MTA. On Friday, the closure will take place between 1 a.m. and 3 a.m., and between 2 a.m. and 5 a.m. on Saturday. [...]

Bronx-Whitestone Bridge closure advisory
Bronx-Whitestone Bridge closure advisory
News Queens Courier Staff 3/20/2013 at 1:25PM

In order to install and remove overhead sign structures, the Bronx-Whitestone Bridge will be closed in both directions for about 15 minutes on Friday, March 22 and Saturday, March 23 for the installation and removal of overhead sign structures. The full bridge closure will take place on Friday between 1 a.m. and 3 a.m. and on Saturday between 2 a.m. and [...]

Construction to close last Queens exit before Whitestone Bridge for two years
Construction to close last Queens exit before Whitestone Bridge for two years
News Melissa Chan 12/13/2012 at 3:18PM

Motorists traveling on the Bronx-Whitestone Bridge can expect long-term exit closures next month. The 3rd Avenue exit — the last exit in Queens before entering the Bronx-bound bridge — will be closed to all traffic beginning January 7, while construction work on the $109 million capital improvement project to widen the Queens approach is done, [...]

MTA announces fare and toll hike proposals
MTA announces fare and toll hike proposals
News Cristabelle Tumola 10/15/2012 at 12:49PM

Today the Metropolitan Transit Authority officially announced its proposals for the fare and toll hikes that are planned for March. The agency said that the increases will bring in “vitally needed revenue to support the New York region’s transportation system.” The MTA is considering four options that would increase bus and subway rides. On October [...]