The Bridge

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Williamsburg »

The first half of the new bridge will open to traffic Thursday and will be lit up with a LED light show.

Greenpoint »

New York Brass wants to play along to the bridge's demolition.

Greenpoint »

Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams said Greenpoint residents should have been better informed. 

Greenpoint »

The bridge will be demolished in segments as part of a replacement project, the state said.

Upper East Side »

The u-shaped wheelchair ramp at the 81st Street pedestrian bridge will be replaced by a new design.

Central Harlem »

The man threatened to jump off the Macombs Dam Bridge, police said.

Roosevelt Island »

The 61-year-old bridge connects the island with Queens.

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.