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Press Release
June 6, 2016
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Marine Parkway Bridge Will Be Closed Early Morning Hours, June 20-29, 2016

The Marine Parkway-Gil Hodges Memorial Bridge will be fully closed to traffic from 12:01 a.m. until 5:00 a.m. on:

Monday, June 20

Tuesday, June 21

Wednesday, June 22

Thursday, June 23

Friday, June 24

Monday, June 27

Tuesday, June 28

Wednesday, June 29

Electronic signs will be placed along the Belt Parkway and Flatbush Avenue in Brooklyn, and along Rockaway Point Blvd. and Beach Channel Drive in the Rockaways, notifying motorists to use the Cross Bay Veterans Memorial Bridge as a detour during the closure periods.

Press Release
June 2, 2016
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10 Peregrine Falcon Chicks Hatched and Banded High Atop 3 MTA Bridges

Ten new peregrine falcon chicks with a unique nursery that includes an awesome 360-degree view of the city skyline were recently banded at the Verrazano-Narrows, Marine Parkway-Gil Hodges Memorial and Throgs Neck Bridges.

Press Release
May 24, 2016
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Verrazano-Narrows Bridge Upper Level Nighttime Closures This Week, 5/23-5/27 *Road Closure Update*

There will be full closures of the Upper Level of the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge starting Monday night through Friday morning, to accommodate the placement of large steel beams.  The closure details are:

·         Tues., 5/24: Upper Level westbound (Staten Island bound) closed 9:00 p.m. through 6:00 a.m. Wednesday morning.

Press Release
May 24, 2016
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Verrazano-Narrows Bridge Upper Level Nighttime Closures This Week, 5/23-5/27 * Update*

There will be full closures of the Upper Level of the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge starting Monday night through Friday morning, to accommodate the placement of large steel beams.  The closure details are:

·         Tues., 5/24: Upper Level westbound (Staten Island bound) closed 9:00 p.m. through 6:00 a.m. Wednesday morning.

Press Release
May 23, 2016
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Verrazano-Narrows Bridge Upper Level Nighttime Closures This Week, 5/23-5/27

There will be full closures of the Upper Level of the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge starting Monday night through Friday morning, to accommodate the placement of large steel beams. The closure details are:

Press Release
May 23, 2016
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RFK Bridge Manhattan-to-Queens Lane Closures Scheduled for Wed 5/25 and Tues 5/31

One out of two lanes on the Robert F. Kennedy Bridge’s Manhattan-to-Queens ramp will be closed to allow for roadway reconstruction from 7:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Wednesday May 25 and again on Tuesday May 31, 2016.

One lane will remain open at all times on this section of the Queens-bound roadway.

Motorists should expect delays Queens-bound from Manhattan and the Bronx and may wish to consider an alternate route or allow additional travel time.

Press Release
May 23, 2016
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RFK Bridge Manhattan-to-Queens Lane Closures Scheduled for Wed 5/25 and Tues 5/31

One out of two lanes on the Robert F. Kennedy Bridge’s Manhattan-to-Queens ramp will be closed to allow for roadway reconstruction from 7:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Wednesday May 25 and again on Tuesday May 31, 2016. 

One lane will remain open at all times on this section of the Queens-bound roadway. 

Motorists should expect delays Queens-bound from Manhattan and the Bronx and may wish to consider an alternate route or allow additional travel time.

Press Release
May 23, 2016
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Verrazano-Narrows Bridge Upper Level Nighttime Closures, 5/23-5/27

There will be full closures of the Upper Level of the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge starting Monday night through Friday morning, to accommodate the placement of large steel beams.  The closure details are:

·         Mon., 5/23: Upper Level westbound (Staten Island bound) closed 9:00 p.m. through 6:00 a.m. Tuesday morning.

·         Tues., 5/24: Upper Level westbound (Staten Island bound) closed 9:00 p.m. through 6:00 a.m. Wednesday morning.

Press Release
May 20, 2016
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Lift Tests at RFK Bridge Harlem River Lift Span Scheduled for Early Tuesday

Intermittent, full closures at the Robert F. Kennedy Bridge’s Harlem River Lift Span are scheduled on Tuesday, May 24, from 12:01 a.m. to 5 a.m. for maintenance work.

Each closure lasts approximately 20 minutes. Motorists may experience delays and should consider an alternate route.

Press Release
May 16, 2016
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Marine Parkway-Gil Hodges Memorial Bridge Closed To All Traffic Thursday morning, May 19th, 12:01 AM to 5 AM

The Marine Parkway-Gil Hodges Memorial Bridge will be fully closed to all traffic during the early morning hours on Thursday, May 19, for maintenance work on the bridge’s lift span.

The closure will take place from 12:01 a.m. through 5:00 a.m. All traffic will be detoured to the Cross Bay Veterans Memorial Bridge during this time. The exception is the Q35 bus, which will have special arrangements for crossing.

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