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Press Release
June 21, 2016
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Lift Tests at RFK Bridge Harlem River Lift Span Scheduled for Early Friday

Intermittent, full closures at the Robert F. Kennedy Bridge’s Harlem River Lift Span are scheduled on Friday, June 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
June 16, 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 16, 2016
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Throgs Neck Bridge Bronx-bound Weekend Lane Closures For Milling and Paving Work: Fri. 6/17-Mon. 6/20

Two Bronx-bound lanes at the Throgs Neck Bridge will be closed throughout this weekend starting Friday night, June 17th through Monday morning, June 20th, 2016. At least one lane will remain open to Bronx-bound traffic; Queens-bound lanes are unaffected.

Weekend work requires the following lane closures:

Press Release
June 9, 2016
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Throgs Neck Bridge Bronx-bound Lane Closures for Roadway Repairs, June 10-11, 10 p.m. to 6 a.m.

Two lanes will be closed this weekend on the northbound (to Bronx) Throgs Neck Bridge from 10:00 p.m. Friday to 6:00 a.m. Saturday for roadway repairs. The closure will be from the merge of the Cross Island Parkway and Clearview Approaches to the Queens tower.

Motorists should expect delays and consider an alternate route or allow additional travel time.

Customers can sign up for MTA e-mail or text alerts at www.mta.info and check the Bridges and Tunnels homepage or Facebook page for the latest information on this planned work.

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.

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