MTA Press Releases

Press Release
April 26, 2017
Throgs Neck Bridge Toll Plaza Overnight Lane Closures Start April 27th

A series of overnight lane closures will continue at the Throgs Neck Bridge starting Thursday, April 27th for necessary roadway reconstruction and paving work. The schedule is as follows:

Two northbound lanes closed in the area south of the toll plaza:
• 2 Lanes Northbound 10:00 PM Thursday 4/27 to 5:00 AM Friday 4/28

Two lanes closed, Northbound and Souththbound:
• 2 Lanes Northbound 10:00 PM Friday 4/28 to 7:00 AM Saturday 4/29
• 2 Lanes Southbound 10:00 PM Tuesday 5/2 to 5:00 AM Wednesday 5/3
• 2 Lanes Southbound 10:00 PM Wednesday 5/3 to 5:00 AM Thursday 5/4
• 2 Lanes Southbound 10:00 PM Thursday 5/4 to 5:00 AM Friday 5/5

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.