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  • Report: State sought pre-primary opening for new bridge

    Report: State sought pre-primary opening for new bridge

    Tuesday, September 11 2018 10:54 AM EDT2018-09-11 14:54:26 GMT
    The New York Times reports that a Thruway Authority official wrote to contractors in July directing that work on the eastbound span be completed so the bridge could fully open Aug. 24.The New York Times reports that a Thruway Authority official wrote to contractors in July directing that work on the eastbound span be completed so the bridge could fully open Aug. 24.
    The New York Times reports that a Thruway Authority official wrote to contractors in July directing that work on the eastbound span be completed so the bridge could fully open Aug. 24.The New York Times reports that a Thruway Authority official wrote to contractors in July directing that work on the eastbound span be completed so the bridge could fully open Aug. 24.

    The New York Times reports that a Thruway Authority official wrote to contractors in July directing that work on the eastbound span be completed so the bridge could fully open Aug. 24. 

    The New York Times reports that a Thruway Authority official wrote to contractors in July directing that work on the eastbound span be completed so the bridge could fully open Aug. 24. 

  • Second span of Cuomo Bridge opens to traffic

    Second span of Cuomo Bridge opens to traffic

    Friday, September 7 2018 8:49 PM EDT2018-09-08 00:49:48 GMT
    Grace VanderWaal, winner of “America’s Got Talent” in 2016, sang the national anthem to kick off the festivities on the eastbound span of the bridge.Grace VanderWaal, winner of “America’s Got Talent” in 2016, sang the national anthem to kick off the festivities on the eastbound span of the bridge.

    Grace VanderWaal, winner of “America’s Got Talent” in 2016, sang the national anthem to kick off the festivities on the eastbound span of the bridge.

    Grace VanderWaal, winner of “America’s Got Talent” in 2016, sang the national anthem to kick off the festivities on the eastbound span of the bridge.

  • Gubernatorial debate touches on TZB issues

    Gubernatorial debate touches on TZB issues

    Thursday, August 30 2018 5:43 PM EDT2018-08-30 21:43:53 GMT

    The Gov. Mario Cuomo Bridge was a topic of discussion Wednesday evening at the gubernatorial debate between Gov. Andrew Cuomo and his Democratic challenger Cynthia Nixon.

    The Gov. Mario Cuomo Bridge was a topic of discussion Wednesday evening at the gubernatorial debate between Gov. Andrew Cuomo and his Democratic challenger Cynthia Nixon.

  • Molinaro says he would undo TZB name change if elected governor

    Molinaro says he would undo TZB name change if elected governor

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 9:03 PM EDT2018-08-09 01:03:20 GMT
    Republican gubernatorial candidate Marcus Molinaro has added a proposal to rename the Governor Mario M. Cuomo Bridge -- formerly the Tappan Zee Bridge -- to his campaign platform.Republican gubernatorial candidate Marcus Molinaro has added a proposal to rename the Governor Mario M. Cuomo Bridge -- formerly the Tappan Zee Bridge -- to his campaign platform.
    Republican gubernatorial candidate Marcus Molinaro has added a proposal to rename the Governor Mario M. Cuomo Bridge -- formerly the Tappan Zee Bridge -- to his campaign platform.Republican gubernatorial candidate Marcus Molinaro has added a proposal to rename the Governor Mario M. Cuomo Bridge -- formerly the Tappan Zee Bridge -- to his campaign platform.

    Republican gubernatorial candidate Marcus Molinaro has added a proposal to rename the Governor Mario M. Cuomo Bridge -- formerly the Tappan Zee Bridge -- to his campaign platform.

    Republican gubernatorial candidate Marcus Molinaro has added a proposal to rename the Governor Mario M. Cuomo Bridge -- formerly the Tappan Zee Bridge -- to his campaign platform.

  • Advocates take TZB name change fight to Albany

    Advocates take TZB name change fight to Albany

    Thursday, June 7 2018 8:14 PM EDT2018-06-08 00:14:12 GMT

    The advocates who want to see the Tappan Zee Bridge name restored took their fight to Albany Thursday.

    The advocates who want to see the Tappan Zee Bridge name restored took their fight to Albany Thursday.

  • Fight over bridge name: Is it the Tappan Zee or Mario Cuomo?

    Fight over bridge name: Is it the Tappan Zee or Mario Cuomo?

    Thursday, June 7 2018 5:18 AM EDT2018-06-07 09:18:26 GMT
    Thousands of New Yorkers want to resurrect the name of the Tappan Zee Bridge as the moniker for its modern replacement, now known as the Gov. Mario M. Cuomo Bridge.Thousands of New Yorkers want to resurrect the name of the Tappan Zee Bridge as the moniker for its modern replacement, now known as the Gov. Mario M. Cuomo Bridge.

    Thousands of New Yorkers want to resurrect the name of the Tappan Zee Bridge as the moniker for its modern replacement, now known as the Gov. Mario M. Cuomo Bridge.

    Thousands of New Yorkers want to resurrect the name of the Tappan Zee Bridge as the moniker for its modern replacement, now known as the Gov. Mario M. Cuomo Bridge.

  • Fight over bridge name: Is it the Tappan Zee or Mario Cuomo?

    Fight over bridge name: Is it the Tappan Zee or Mario Cuomo?

    Wednesday, June 6 2018 5:38 PM EDT2018-06-06 21:38:50 GMT
    Nearly 110,000 people signed a petition to change the name from the Mario M. Cuomo Bridge back to the Tappan Zee Bridge.Nearly 110,000 people signed a petition to change the name from the Mario M. Cuomo Bridge back to the Tappan Zee Bridge.

    Nobody misses the Tappan Zee Bridge, a rusty and rickety span beset by bottlenecks and breakdowns. But a lot of New Yorkers apparently miss the name.

    Nobody misses the Tappan Zee Bridge, a rusty and rickety span beset by bottlenecks and breakdowns. But a lot of New Yorkers apparently miss the name.

  • 2 off-duty NYPD officers killed in wedding-day crash

    2 off-duty NYPD officers killed in wedding-day crash

    Thursday, May 24 2018 6:50 AM EDT2018-05-24 10:50:52 GMT

    It was the wedding night for one of the officers.

    It was the wedding night for one of the officers.

  • Salvaged TZB panels put to use in new projects

    Salvaged TZB panels put to use in new projects

    Sunday, May 13 2018 5:11 PM EDT2018-05-13 21:11:30 GMT

    Fourteen deck panels salvaged from the old Tappan Zee Bridge are heading north for use in new projects.

    Fourteen deck panels salvaged from the old Tappan Zee Bridge are heading north for use in new projects.

  • Crews begin dismantling old Tappan Zee Bridge

    Crews begin dismantling old Tappan Zee Bridge

    Tuesday, May 8 2018 6:03 PM EDT2018-05-08 22:03:53 GMT

    Gov. Andrew Cuomo was on a boat tour of the Hudson River Tuesday to watch as the first parts of the old Tappan Zee Bridge were removed from the water.

    Gov. Andrew Cuomo was on a boat tour of the Hudson River Tuesday to watch as the first parts of the old Tappan Zee Bridge were removed from the water.

  • Old Tappan Zee Bridge to become offshore reefs

    Old Tappan Zee Bridge to become offshore reefs

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 7:42 AM EDT2018-04-18 11:42:28 GMT
    Over 33 barges of material will be dumped into the waters off Long Island to create artificial reefs.Over 33 barges of material will be dumped into the waters off Long Island to create artificial reefs.

    Over 33 barges of material will be dumped into the waters off Long Island to create artificial reefs.

    Over 33 barges of material will be dumped into the waters off Long Island to create artificial reefs.

  • Finishing touches put on noise barriers at Mario Cuomo Bridge

    Finishing touches put on noise barriers at Mario Cuomo Bridge

    Tuesday, April 10 2018 3:06 PM EDT2018-04-10 19:06:45 GMT
    Final efforts to reduce noise from the new Mario Cuomo Bridge are starting today in South Nyack.Final efforts to reduce noise from the new Mario Cuomo Bridge are starting today in South Nyack.

    Final efforts to reduce noise from the new Mario Cuomo Bridge are starting today in South Nyack.

    Final efforts to reduce noise from the new Mario Cuomo Bridge are starting today in South Nyack.

  • Tractor-trailer overturns on Mario Cuomo Bridge, backs up traffic

    Tractor-trailer overturns on Mario Cuomo Bridge, backs up traffic

    Friday, March 2 2018 6:23 PM EST2018-03-02 23:23:17 GMT
    A tractor-trailer has partially overturned on the Gov. Mario Cuomo Bridge and is snarling traffic.A tractor-trailer has partially overturned on the Gov. Mario Cuomo Bridge and is snarling traffic.

    A tractor-trailer tipped over on the Gov. Mario Cuomo Bridge Friday, causing a major traffic jam as foul weather slammed roadways across the Hudson Valley.

    A tractor-trailer tipped over on the Gov. Mario Cuomo Bridge Friday, causing a major traffic jam as foul weather slammed roadways across the Hudson Valley.

  • Amnesty program for TZB violators to end tonight

    Amnesty program for TZB violators to end tonight

    Monday, February 26 2018 5:44 PM EST2018-02-26 22:44:21 GMT
    Monday is the last day drivers can take advantage of the Thruway Authority's amnesty program that allows drivers to pay off their cashless toll violations without also having to pay the fines.Monday is the last day drivers can take advantage of the Thruway Authority's amnesty program that allows drivers to pay off their cashless toll violations without also having to pay the fines.

    Monday is the last day that drivers who cross the Gov. Mario M. Cuomo Bridge can take advantage of the Thruway Authority's amnesty program, to pay off cashless toll violations without also having to pay the fines.

    Monday is the last day that drivers who cross the Gov. Mario M. Cuomo Bridge can take advantage of the Thruway Authority's amnesty program, to pay off cashless toll violations without also having to pay the fines.

  • Officials: 4 injured on Gov. Mario M. Cuomo Bridge

    Officials: 4 injured on Gov. Mario M. Cuomo Bridge

    Wednesday, February 7 2018 7:48 PM EST2018-02-08 00:48:38 GMT
    Multiple accidents caused the closure of the Gov. Mario M. Cuomo Bridge in both directions today.Multiple accidents caused the closure of the Gov. Mario M. Cuomo Bridge in both directions today.

    Officials say that four people were hospitalized Wednesday as a result of crashes on the Gov. Mario M. Cuomo Bridge.

    Officials say that four people were hospitalized Wednesday as a result of crashes on the Gov. Mario M. Cuomo Bridge.

  • Amnesty program for Mario Cuomo Bridge fines starts

    Amnesty program for Mario Cuomo Bridge fines starts

    Monday, January 22 2018 7:00 PM EST2018-01-23 00:00:12 GMT
    Amnesty program for Mario Cuomo Bridge fines starts todayAmnesty program for Mario Cuomo Bridge fines starts today

    Thousands of divers were hit with toll bills they say they never even received.

    Thousands of divers were hit with toll bills they say they never even received.

  • Lawmakers want to name bridge Tappan Zee again

    Lawmakers want to name bridge Tappan Zee again

    Thursday, January 11 2018 11:03 AM EST2018-01-11 16:03:49 GMT
    Lawmakers want to name bridge Tappan Zee againLawmakers want to name bridge Tappan Zee again

    Online petitions for the renaming have topped over 100,000 signatures.

    Online petitions for the renaming have topped over 100,000 signatures.

  • 2017 Extended Tappan Zee Bridge Coverage

    2017 Extended Tappan Zee Bridge Coverage

    News 12 coverage of the Tappan Zee Bridge.News 12 coverage of the Tappan Zee Bridge.

    News 12 coverage of the Tappan Zee Bridge.

    News 12 coverage of the Tappan Zee Bridge.

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