Ed Koch Queensboro Bridge

Artist arrested in Queensboro Bridge climb
Artist arrested in Queensboro Bridge climb
Arts & Music Cristabelle Tumola 4/04/2014 at 4:07PM

Police have arrested a Brooklyn street artist after a YouTube video was posted of him scaling the Ed Koch Queensboro Bridge to install one of his pieces last week, the NYPD said.

Vallone introduces legislation to remove Ed Koch from Queensboro Bridge name
Vallone introduces legislation to remove Ed Koch from Queensboro Bridge name
Top Stories Angy Altamirano 11/27/2013 at 12:20PM

One local politician is taking the next step to bring the Queensboro Bridge back to the borough. Councilmember Peter Vallone Jr. introduced legislation on Tuesday to reestablish the Ed Koch Queensboro Bridge to its original name, the Queensboro Bridge. The city renamed the bridge in 2011 after the former Mayor Ed Koch, who passed away [...]

Truck fire shuts down lower level of Queensboro Bridge
Truck fire shuts down lower level of Queensboro Bridge
Police Cristabelle Tumola 9/02/2013 at 10:59AM

A truck fire disrupted traffic on the Ed Koch Queensboro Bridge for the second time in about two weeks. The FDNY responded to the blaze on the bridge’s lower level around 9:47 a.m. Monday, said an FDNY spokesperson, and had the fire under control by approximately 10:14 a.m. No injuries were been reported. The bridge’s [...]