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Astoria »

Your Subway Ride is Going to Cost More After This Weekend as Fares Rise

Single subway rides will bump up to $2.75 and  an unlimited monthly pass will cost $116.50.

Brooklyn Heights »

Bouncy Squibb Park Bridge Closed Until Next Spring for Repairs

Staff reported "unusual movements" of the bridge, which was designed to be flexible and springy.

Roosevelt Island »

Roosevelt Island Bridge Bike Lanes Too Dangerous to Use, Cyclists Say

The only path for bikers to ride off the island is slippery and filled with gravel, they said.

New York City »

Workers Paint Flagpole Atop Brooklyn Bridge

Department of Transportation workers painted a flagpole high above the Brooklyn Bridge on Wednesday.

Carroll Gardens »

The Bridges of Kings County: Friends Share a Passion for Trestles

Artist Antonio Masi and writer Joan Marans Dim will present their work on the city's bridges.

New York City »

Stringer to Outline New East River Plan He Says Will Mitigate Future Floods

Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer says an East River Blueway will help protect the East Side.

Greenpoint »

City Considering Bike Lane for Pulaski Bridge Connecting Brooklyn to Queens

The city is exploring the possibility of adding a dedicated bike lane to the drawbridge.

Inwood »

Henry Hudson Bridge Toll Lanes No Longer Accept Cash

Commuters can no longer pay Henry Hudson Bridge tolls with cash as a new bridge system starts.

Upper East Side »

81st Street Pedestrian Bridge Design Looks Like 'Prison Yard,' Critics Say

UES locals worry the 81st Street pedestrian bridge's wire mesh looks like prison fencing.

Rockaway Beach »

Historic Photos Celebrate 75th Anniversary of Marine Parkway Bridge

The Marine Parkway Bridge, connecting Brooklyn to the Rockaways, turns 75 on Tuesday.

Williamsburg »

Williamsburg Bridge Motorcycle Crash Causes Traffic Backup During Rush Hour

A motorcyclist collided with a van on the Manhattan-bound side of the busy span.

Washington Heights & Inwood »

Broadway Bridge Construction to Shut Down Lanes Overnight

On Monday the DOT will begin construction on the Broadway Bridge, closing two lanes of traffic at night.

Manhattan »

Brooklyn Bridge Crane Crash Under Investigation by Coast Guard

The cause of a crane crashing into scaffolding on the Brooklyn Bridge is under investigation.

Harlem »

RFK Bridge Worker Rescued After Being Stuck 85 Feet in the Air

Firefighters rescued a maintenance worker stuck on the RFK Bridge at Wards Island Tuesday.