Cross Bay Veterans Memorial Bridge

Tolls reinstated on Rockaway bridges
Tolls reinstated on Rockaway bridges
News Terence M. Cullen 12/05/2012 at 8:02AM

Tolls on the Cross Bay Veterans Memorial Bridge, suspended since Sandy, went back into the effect on Saturday, December 1. Crossing once again costs $3.25 in the cash lane and $1.80 for E-ZPass users. Since the bridge reopened a few days after the storm, fares going across the Cross Bay, along with the Marine Parkway-Gil [...]

Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 11/13/2012 at 7:18AM

TODAY’S FORECAST Tuesday: Overcast with rain showers, then a chance of rain in the afternoon. High of 55. Breezy. Winds from the NNW at 10 to 20 mph with gusts to 30 mph. Chance of rain 80%. Tuesday night: Mostly cloudy in the evening, then clear. Low of 39. Winds from the West at 10 to 15 mph [...]

Congressmember Turner briefs Broad Channel
Congressmember Turner briefs Broad Channel
News Queens Courier Staff 1/30/2012 at 12:48PM

Congressmember Bob Turner attended the Broad Channel Civic Association meeting on Thursday, January 26 to update residents on his first five months in office, and to assure them that he is addressing their local concerns.  Turner spoke before a packed room at the Shad Creek VFW in Broad Channel. “The Broad Channel Civic Association has [...]

Cross Bay toll could be no more
Cross Bay toll could be no more
News Melissa Chan 1/23/2012 at 5:25PM

Rockaway residents may soon find their burdens lighter — at least while trekking across the Cross Bay Veterans Memorial Bridge. Under Governor Andrew Cuomo’s budget proposal, a discount program could see Rockaway and Broad Channel residents reimbursed for their travels. Rockaway motorists with an E-Z Pass currently pay $1.19 each time they drive along the [...]

Gov’s budget may slash Cross Bay Bridge toll
News Melissa Chan 1/18/2012 at 9:26AM

The burden of paying the Cross Bay Bridge toll may soon be relieved for residents of Rockaway and Broad Channel. A proposed toll discount program — under Governor Andrew Cuomo’s budget proposal — calls on the state and MTA to reimburse residents for E-Z Pass fees, $1.19 each way, paid for while traveling over the [...]