MTA Press Releases

Press Release
April 14, 2017
Throgs Neck Bridge Toll Plaza Overnight Lane Closures Start April 19th

A series of overnight lane closures will continue at the Throgs Neck Bridge starting Wednesday, April 19th for necessary roadway reconstruction and paving work. The schedule is as follows:

Two lanes closed, Southbound (to Queens) only:
• 10:00 PM Wednesday 4/19 to 5:00 AM Thursday 4/20
• 10:00 PM Thursday 4/20 to 5:00 AM Friday 4/21
• 10:00 PM Friday 4/21 to 7:00 AM Saturday 4/22

Two northbound lanes closed in the area south of the toll plaza:
• 10:00 PM Friday 4/21 to 7:00 AM Saturday 4/22

Motorists should plan accordingly and allow additional travel time during the period of these lane closures.

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