The Bridge

Recent Headlines
Roosevelt Island »

The bridge will be closed for routine maintenance checks, according to the DOT.

East Harlem »

The MTA will be doing maintenance work from midnight to 5 a.m. Friday.

Yorkville »

Residents are concerned new wheelchair ramps planned for the bridge will take up too much space.

Astoria »

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

Brooklyn Heights »

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

Roosevelt Island »

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

New York City »

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

Carroll Gardens »

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

New York City »

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

Greenpoint »

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

Inwood »

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

Upper East Side »

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

Rockaway Beach »

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

Williamsburg »

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

Washington Heights & Inwood »

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