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Press Release
March 12, 2015
IMMEDIATE
One Lane Closed On RFK Bridge Ramp to Bruckner Expressway For Repair Work

One of two lanes on the Robert F. Kennedy Bridge’s ramp leading from the bridge to the Bruckner Expressway will be closed for repair work March 16 through April 13. One lane on the ramp will remain open at all times.

Motorists may experience delays and should allot extra travel time. The work includes removing all of the existing concrete and replacing it with new concrete.

The closure will begin Mon., March 16 after the morning rush concludes and will remain in effect around the clock until the work is completed. All work is dependent on good weather.

Press Release
March 3, 2015
IMMEDIATE
Hugh L. Carey Tunnel Nightly Tube Closures For Sandy Repair Work Through 2018

MTA Bridges and Tunnels announced that work to repair and restore damage to the Hugh L. Carey Tunnel caused by Superstorm Sandy is set to begin next week and will require nightly closures of one tunnel tube through 2018. In addition, there will be weekend-long closures of one tunnel tube at least once a month.

Press Release
February 27, 2015
IMMEDIATE
Verrazano-Narrows Bridge Upper Level Replacement Work Moves To Roadway Construction Phase

MTA Bridges and Tunnels said Friday the next phase of construction work in the $235.7 million Verrazano-Narrows Bridge upper level deck replacement project is set to begin with the demolition of the original 1960s-era roadway and installation of a lighter-weight, longer-lasting steel orthotropic deck. A new seventh roadway lane, which will be used as a Bus/HOV lane, will also be constructed.

Press Release
February 18, 2015
IMMEDIATE
Hugh L. Carey Tunnel One Tube Closed 4 AM Until Noon Saturday

One tube at the Hugh L. Carey Tunnel will be closed between 4 a.m. and Noon on Saturday, Feb. 21 for repair work related to Superstorm Sandy.

The remaining tube will have one lane heading into Manhattan and one lane into Brooklyn. Motorists are advised to expect delays and use an alternate route if possible. 

Press Release
February 18, 2015
IMMEDIATE
New Traffic Pattern In Place Manhattan-bound Henry Hudson Bridge Beginning Tues., Feb. 24

One Manhattan-bound lane at the Henry Hudson Bridge will be closed to traffic for approximately a month beginning Tues., Feb. 24.

Motorists driving on the two-lane Henry Hudson Parkway will continue across the length of the bridge using the center and right lanes.

Contractor P.J. Scariano will be relocating a water main near the toll plaza. The work is expected to be completed in about four weeks. All work is dependent on good weather.  

Press Release
January 30, 2015
IMMEDIATE
Marine Parkway-Gil Hodges Memorial Bridge Closed To All Traffic Tuesday Night Into Early Wednesday

The Marine Parkway-Gil Hodges Memorial Bridge will be closed to all traffic beginning Tues., Feb. 3 at 11:59 p.m. until 4 a.m. Wed., Feb 4 for necessary maintenance.

Detour signs will be in place. Motorists who normally use the bridge during this time must use the Cross Bay Veterans Memorial Bridge instead.

Crews will be performing maintenance work and multiple test lifts during this time.

 

 

Press Release
January 26, 2015
IMMEDIATE
CANCELED: Marine Parkway-Gil Hodges Memorial Bridge Closed To All Traffic Tuesday Night Into Early Wednesday

The Marine Parkway-Gil Hodges Memorial Bridge will be closed to all traffic beginning Tues., Jan. 27 at 11:59 p.m. until 3 a.m. Wed., Jan. 28 for necessary maintenance.

Detour signs will be in place. Motorists who normally use the bridge during this time must use the Cross Bay Veterans Memorial Bridge instead.

Crews will be performing maintenance work and multiple test lifts during this time.

 

 

Press Release
January 23, 2015
IMMEDIATE
CANCELED DUE TO WEATHER

There will be multiple, intermittent closures at the Robert F. Kennedy Bridge’s Harlem River Lift Span in both directions on Mon, Jan. 26 between 12:01 a.m. and 5 a.m. for maintenance work.

Motorists should expect delays and use an alternate route if possible. Each closure is expected to last up to approximately 20 minutes.

Press Release
January 23, 2015
IMMEDIATE
This Work Has Been Canceled - Hugh L Carey Tunnel One Tube Closed Saturday

One tube at the Hugh L Carey Tunnel will be closed to traffic this Saturday, Jan. 24 between 4 a.m. and Noon for maintenance work. Motorists may experience delays.

The remaining tube will have one lane operating in each direction during this time.

Press Release
January 16, 2015
IMMEDIATE
Marine Parkway-Gil Hodges Memorial Bridge Will Have Multiple Intermittent Lifts On Wednesday, Jan. 21

Motorists are advised there will be multiple, intermittent lifts at the Marine Parkway-Gil Hodges Memorial Bridge on Wed., Jan. 21 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. for necessary maintenance work.

Each lift will last approximately 15 minutes. Motorists will experience some delays and should use the Cross Bay Veterans Memorial Bridge as an alternate route.

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