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Press Release
September 18, 2015
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Throgs Neck Bridge Work Weekend Lane Closures

Several Bronx-bound lanes and one Queens-bound lane at the Throgs Neck Bridge will be closed this weekend, September 18 - 21 for asphalt and binder work on the bridge.

One Bronx-bound lane will be closed from 10 p.m. Friday through 5 a.m. Monday.

On Friday and Saturday nights, a second lane will be closed from 10 p.m. Friday night until 7 a.m. Saturday and again from 10 p.m. Sunday night until 5 a.m. Monday.

Press Release
September 15, 2015
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Hugh L Carey Tunnel Tube Closure This Weekend

One tube at the Hugh L Carey Tunnel will be closed for designated periods this weekend, from Friday night to Monday morning, Sept. 18 to Sept. 21, as part of the four-year, $282.5 million contract for Sandy repair work, as well as maintenance tasks.

Two-way traffic will be in effect in the remaining tube when the closure periods occur. Motorists should allow extra travel time and use an alternate route if possible.

Press Release
August 27, 2015
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Throgs Neck Bridge Work Weekend Lane Closures

Up to two Bronx-bound lanes at the Throgs Neck Bridge will be closed this weekend, Aug. 28-31, for asphalt and binder work on the bridge.

One Bronx-bound lane will be closed from 10 p.m. Friday through 5 a.m. Monday.

Beginning Friday to Monday morning, a second Bronx-bound lane will be closed during overnight hours. On Friday night and Saturday night, the closures will occur from 10 p.m. to 7 a.m.

On Sunday night into Monday morning, the closure will occur from 10 p.m. Sunday to 5 a.m. Monday.

Press Release
August 26, 2015
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Verrazano-Narrows Bridge Upper-Level Replacement Project Enters New Stage of Roadway Construction

Starting Saturday morning, August 29, MTA Bridges and Tunnels will move into the next stage of construction work in the $235.7 million Verrazano-Narrows Bridge upper level deck replacement project. Upper-level lane closures in both directions will be necessary on Friday night, August 28, to allow for the transition.

Press Release
August 25, 2015
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Queens Midtown Tunnel Manhattan-bound Tube Closed Weeknights

Starting Monday night, August 31, the Manhattan-bound (north) tube of the Queens Midtown Tunnel will be closed during weekday overnight hours for eight weeks of Sandy restoration work. One lane will remain open in each direction in the other tube.

The closures will take place nightly between 10:30 p.m. to 5:30 a.m., Monday through Thursday. On Fridays, the closures will take place from 11 p.m. until 8 a.m. Saturday.

Note that the north tube closures will be suspended for Labor Day weekend and other upcoming holidays.

Press Release
August 19, 2015
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Robert F. Kennedy Bridge Harlem River Lift Span Closed

The RFK Bridge Harlem River Lift Span will be closed to all traffic Fri. August 21 between 12:01 a.m. and 5 a.m. while a biennial inspection is conducted. Motorists must use an alternate route.

The work requires a full five-hour closure since the span must remain in the lifted position during the inspection.

Press Release
August 14, 2015
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Brooklyn-bound Marine Parkway Bridge Closed Overnight Aug. 17-21

The Brooklyn-bound (north) side of the Marine Parkway-Gil Hodges Memorial Bridge will be closed to traffic during overnight hours from Monday night through Friday morning, Aug. 17-21 for ongoing demolition of the old Rockaway Point Boulevard overpass.

All north-bound traffic will be detoured to the Cross Island Veterans Memorial Bridge between 11 p.m. and 5 a.m. nightly.

(Note: The exception is Q35 bus, which will maintain normal route under facility escort).

Press Release
August 13, 2015
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Throgs Neck Bridge Work Weekend Lane Closures

Up to two Bronx-bound lanes at the Throgs Neck Bridge will be closed this weekend, Aug. 14-17 for asphalt and binder work on the bridge.

One Bronx-bound lane will be closed from 10 p.m. Friday through 5 a.m. Monday.

On Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights, a second lane will be closed as follows:

Press Release
August 6, 2015
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Media Advisory: One Manhattan-bound Lane of Henry Hudson Bridge Closed Aug. 10 Through November 2015

Beginning Monday, Aug. 10, immediately after the morning rush hour, one southbound lower-level lane on the Henry Hudson Bridge will be closed at all hours through November 2015. The lane closure is necessary to accommodate previously announced construction related to updating the toll plaza for Open Road Tolling (ORT).

Two southbound lanes will remain open to traffic at all times.

Press Release
August 5, 2015
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Brooklyn-bound Marine Parkway Bridge Closed Overnight Aug. 9-14

The Brooklyn-bound (north) side of the Marine Parkway-Gil Hodges Memorial Bridge will be closed to traffic during overnight hours from Sunday night through Friday morning, Aug. 9-14 for demolition of the old Rockaway Point Boulevard overpass. There will be another week of nightly Brooklyn-bound closures from Sun. through Friday morning, Aug. 17-21, as required.

All north-bound traffic will be detoured to the Cross Bay Veterans Memorial Bridge between 11 p.m. and 5 a.m. nightly.

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