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  • Demolition begins on old Tappan Zee Bridge

    Demolition begins on old Tappan Zee Bridge

    Tuesday, October 10 2017 8:57 AM EDT2017-10-10 12:57:28 GMT

    Drivers will experience lane closures in South Nyack as construction crews get ready to demolish the Tappan Zee Bridge.

    Drivers will experience lane closures in South Nyack as construction crews get ready to demolish the Tappan Zee Bridge.

  • Oil spill shuts down Yonkers street

    Oil spill shuts down Yonkers street

    Monday, October 9 2017 4:32 PM EDT2017-10-09 20:32:20 GMT

    An oil spill temporarily shut down a busy section of Midland Avenue in Yonkers Monday.

    An oil spill temporarily shut down a busy section of Midland Avenue in Yonkers Monday.

  • Westchester-bound traffic shifts to new bridge

    Westchester-bound traffic shifts to new bridge

    Saturday, October 7 2017 4:22 PM EDT2017-10-07 20:22:30 GMT

    Westchester-bound traffic shifted to the first span of the Governor Mario M. Cuomo Bridge Friday night.

    Westchester-bound traffic shifted to the first span of the Governor Mario M. Cuomo Bridge Friday night.

  • Roadwork planned for this week in Rockland, Westchester counties

    Roadwork planned for this week in Rockland, Westchester counties

    Sunday, October 1 2017 7:48 AM EDT2017-10-01 11:48:20 GMT

    There are a few roadwork projects scheduled this week in Rockland and Westchester counties. 

    There are a few roadwork projects scheduled this week in Rockland and Westchester counties. 

  • Residents, officials push for halt in Yorktown road construction

    Residents, officials push for halt in Yorktown road construction

    Friday, September 29 2017 7:34 PM EDT2017-09-29 23:34:19 GMT

    Residents and officials in Yorktown are banding together to halt construction at a busy intersection before winter arrives.

    Residents and officials in Yorktown are banding together to halt construction at a busy intersection before winter arrives.

  • Traffic set to switch on new Gov. Mario Cuomo Bridge

    Traffic set to switch on new Gov. Mario Cuomo Bridge

    Thursday, September 28 2017 3:18 PM EDT2017-09-28 19:18:29 GMT

    The NY State Thruway Authority announced all traffic will move to the first span of the new Gov. Mario M. Cuomo Bridge the night of Friday, Oct. 6.

    The NY State Thruway Authority announced all traffic will move to the first span of the new Gov. Mario M. Cuomo Bridge the night of Friday, Oct. 6.

  • Commuters, officials push for bus on new bridge

    Commuters, officials push for bus on new bridge

    Thursday, September 28 2017 1:34 PM EDT2017-09-28 17:34:20 GMT

    Commuters, officials push for bus on new bridge

    Commuters, officials push for bus on new bridge

  • Legislators: State railroad crossing safety report overdue

    Legislators: State railroad crossing safety report overdue

    Sunday, August 20 2017 4:42 PM EDT2017-08-20 20:42:03 GMT

    State leaders held a news conference Monday at the site of the deadliest crash in Metro-North history, blasting the state Department of Transportation and demanding it do something to make rail grade crossings in the Hudson Valley safer to drivers.

    State leaders held a news conference Monday at the site of the deadliest crash in Metro-North history, blasting the state Department of Transportation and demanding it do something to make rail grade crossings in the Hudson Valley safer to drivers.

  • Messy weather brings slick conditions on local roadways

    Messy weather brings slick conditions on local roadways

    Friday, July 7 2017 11:50 AM EDT2017-07-07 15:50:05 GMT

    News 12’s Carolyn Rowe drove through torrential rain in Orange County, with drivers pulling over to the side of roads because they had no visibility through their windshields.

    News 12’s Carolyn Rowe drove through torrential rain in Orange County, with drivers pulling over to the side of roads because they had no visibility through their windshields.

  • Truck driver sought in fatal I-95 hit-and-run

    Truck driver sought in fatal I-95 hit-and-run

    Monday, June 5 2017 7:13 PM EDT2017-06-05 23:13:23 GMT
    State police say a Queens man was hit around 1 a.m. today on the southbound side of I-95 near Exit 18B.State police say a Queens man was hit around 1 a.m. today on the southbound side of I-95 near Exit 18B.

    A driver changing a tire on I-95 in Mamaroneck was fatally struck by a hit-and-run truck driver overnight. 

    Authorities are looking for the driver of a tractor-trailer who hit and killed a man trying to change his tire on I-95.

  • New York eyes 'textalyzer' to combat distracted driving

    New York eyes 'textalyzer' to combat distracted driving

    Monday, May 15 2017 10:16 AM EDT2017-05-15 14:16:22 GMT
    Legislation would allow police to use a so-called "textalyzer" to determine if a driver had been clicking, tapping or swiping a mobile device in the moments before an injury-involved accident.Legislation would allow police to use a so-called "textalyzer" to determine if a driver had been clicking, tapping or swiping a mobile device in the moments before an injury-involved accident.

    Legislation would allow police to use a so-called "textalyzer" to determine if a driver had been clicking, tapping or swiping a mobile device in the moments before an injury-involved accident.   

    Legislation would allow police to use a so-called "textalyzer" to determine if a driver had been clicking, tapping or swiping a mobile device in the moments before an injury-involved accident.   

  • Judge rules 'probable cause' to charge Amtrak derailment engineer

    Judge rules 'probable cause' to charge Amtrak derailment engineer

    Monday, May 15 2017 1:39 AM EDT2017-05-15 05:39:59 GMT
    A Philadelphia judge has ruled that there is "probable cause" to charge Amtrak engineer Brandon Bostian in the deadly 2015 train derailment.A Philadelphia judge has ruled that there is "probable cause" to charge Amtrak engineer Brandon Bostian in the deadly 2015 train derailment.

    A Philadelphia judge has ruled that there is "probable cause" to charge Amtrak engineer Brandon Bostian in the deadly 2015 train derailment.

    A Philadelphia judge has ruled that there is "probable cause" to charge Amtrak engineer Brandon Bostian in the deadly 2015 train derailment.

  • State to enforce 'Move Over' law

    State to enforce 'Move Over' law

    Thruway workers, state police and tow truck operators are handing out flyers today along interstate rest stops like the one in Ramapo to remind drivers of the "Move Over" law.Thruway workers, state police and tow truck operators are handing out flyers today along interstate rest stops like the one in Ramapo to remind drivers of the "Move Over" law.

    Drivers across the Hudson Valley are being reminded to clear the way for first responders. 

    Drivers across the Hudson Valley are being reminded to clear the way for first responders. 

  • Operation Safe Stop hopes to protect school kids

    Operation Safe Stop hopes to protect school kids

    Police say the goal is to reduce fatalities and injuries to school children while educating motorists about the laws regarding school buses and bus stops.Police say the goal is to reduce fatalities and injuries to school children while educating motorists about the laws regarding school buses and bus stops.

    Police across the state and in the Hudson Valley are cracking down on motorists who fail to stop for school buses. 

    Police across the state and in the Hudson Valley are cracking down on motorists who fail to stop for school buses. 

  • Uber upgrades user ratings

    Uber upgrades user ratings

    The ride-hailing app is now making it easier for you to see your user rating.The ride-hailing app is now making it easier for you to see your user rating.

    On-demand car service Uber wants you to respect your driver when you hop in the car. 

    On-demand car service Uber wants you to respect your driver when you hop in the car. 

  • Pedestrian struck by car in New Rochelle

    Pedestrian struck by car in New Rochelle

    A man was hit by a car and seriously injured in New Rochelle on Tuesday evening.A man was hit by a car and seriously injured in New Rochelle on Tuesday evening.

    A man was hit by a car and seriously injured in New Rochelle on Tuesday evening. Police say it happened on North Avenue around 10 p.m. 

    A man was hit by a car and seriously injured in New Rochelle on Tuesday evening. Police say it happened on North Avenue around 10 p.m. 

  • Newburgh debates banning fireworks

    Newburgh debates banning fireworks

    Monday, April 24 2017 10:17 AM EDT2017-04-24 14:17:23 GMT
    From 8 p.m. to 11 p.m., three right lanes on the southbound/eastbound lanes of the Thruway will be closed.From 8 p.m. to 11 p.m., three right lanes on the southbound/eastbound lanes of the Thruway will be closed.

    A traffic alert has been issued for the Tappan Zee Bridge this week. Work on the tolls is expected to squeeze traffic down to one lane every night this week.

    A traffic alert has been issued for the Tappan Zee Bridge this week. Work on the tolls is expected to squeeze traffic down to one lane every night this week.

  • Schumer calls for CSX changes

    Schumer calls for CSX changes

    Monday, April 17 2017 6:49 PM EDT2017-04-17 22:49:23 GMT
    Sen. Chuck SchumerSen. Chuck Schumer
    Sen. Chuck Schumer was in Rockland County Monday to call for train safety changes after last week's truck-train crash in Haverstraw. Schumer joined Rockland County Executive Ed Day near the train tracks on New Main Street in Haverstraw, where last week a CSX train collided with a commercial truck carrying cars. Schumer says he is asking the Department of Transportation and the Department of Energy to finalize a review of the transportation of highly flammable oil shipments. Schumer ...
    Sen. Chuck Schumer was in Rockland County Monday to call for train safety changes after last week's truck-train crash in Haverstraw. Schumer joined Rockland County Executive Ed Day near the train tracks on New Main Street in Haverstraw, where last week a CSX train collided with a commercial truck carrying cars. Schumer says he is asking the Department of Transportation and the Department of Energy to finalize a review of the transportation of highly flammable oil shipments. Schumer ...
  • Schumer calls for CSX changes

    Schumer calls for CSX changes

    Monday, April 17 2017 3:50 PM EDT2017-04-17 19:50:19 GMT
    Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer was at the site of last week’s CSX train collision and says new requirements are needed to make freight trains more safeSenate Minority Leader Charles Schumer was at the site of last week’s CSX train collision and says new requirements are needed to make freight trains more safe

    Schumer joined Rockland County Executive Ed Day near the train tracks on New Main Street in Haverstraw, which was the site of last week’s CSX train collision with a commercial truck carrying cars.

    Schumer joined Rockland County Executive Ed Day near the train tracks on New Main Street in Haverstraw, which was the site of last week’s CSX train collision with a commercial truck carrying cars.

  • Construction slows Saw Mill River Parkway

    Construction slows Saw Mill River Parkway

    Thursday, March 30 2017 3:40 PM EDT2017-03-30 19:40:49 GMT

    Major construction of two new bridges is causing a traffic alert along the Saw Mill River Parkway.

    Major construction of two new bridges is causing a traffic alert along the Saw Mill River Parkway.

  • Commuters opt for public transportation after storm

    Commuters opt for public transportation after storm

    Thursday, March 16 2017 11:50 AM EDT2017-03-16 15:50:13 GMT

    Many Hudson Valley commuters opted for public transportation Wednesday after Tuesday's nor'easter left mounds of snow on the ground.

    Many Hudson Valley commuters opted for public transportation Wednesday after Tuesday's nor'easter left mounds of snow on the ground.

  • Black ice causes treacherous driving conditions

    Black ice causes treacherous driving conditions

    Friday, March 10 2017 12:45 PM EST2017-03-10 17:45:02 GMT
    Rain and freezing temperatures combined to create treacherous driving conditions across the Hudson Valley for the past two days. Roads were still slippery this morning, but they were nowhere near what
    Rain and freezing temperatures combined to create treacherous driving conditions across the Hudson Valley for the past two days. Roads were still slippery this morning, but they were nowhere near what
  • News

    Milestone reached at new Tappan Zee Bridge

    Milestone reached at new Tappan Zee Bridge

    Construction crews reached another milestone in the construction of the new Tappan Zee Bridge.Construction crews reached another milestone in the construction of the new Tappan Zee Bridge.

    Construction crews reached another milestone in the construction of the new Tappan Zee Bridge. 

    Construction crews reached another milestone in the construction of the new Tappan Zee Bridge. 

  • News

    Drivers warned against dangers of drowsy driving

    Drivers warned against dangers of drowsy driving

    As daylight saving time kicks off, the New York State Partnership Against Drowsy Driving is emphasizing the danger of being tired behind the wheel.As daylight saving time kicks off, the New York State Partnership Against Drowsy Driving is emphasizing the danger of being tired behind the wheel.

    As daylight saving time kicks off, the New York State Partnership Against Drowsy Driving is emphasizing the danger of being tired behind the wheel.

    As daylight saving time kicks off, the New York State Partnership Against Drowsy Driving is emphasizing the danger of being tired behind the wheel.

  • News

    Gov. Cuomo unveils plan to fast-track transportation hub

    Gov. Cuomo unveils plan to fast-track transportation hub

    Gov. Andrew Cuomo was in the Hudson Valley Sunday to announce a plan to fast-track a major, local infrastructure project.Gov. Andrew Cuomo was in the Hudson Valley Sunday to announce a plan to fast-track a major, local infrastructure project.

    Gov. Andrew Cuomo was in the Hudson Valley Sunday to announce a plan to fast-track a major, local infrastructure project.

    Gov. Andrew Cuomo was in the Hudson Valley Sunday to announce a plan to fast-track a major, local infrastructure project.

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