Thursday, April 24, 2014

Report: 'Bridgegate' investigators also looking into Goethals, Bayonne construction contracts | SILive.com

Report: Investigations spawned by Gov. Chris Christie's "Bridgegate" scandal are reverberating on Staten Island, causing concern that crucial Bayonne Bridge and Goethals Bridge projects could be delayed."

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

FULL OVERNIGHT BAYONNE BRIDGE CLOSURES APRIL 2014 UPDATE

"The Bayonne Bridge will be closed in both directions on Saturday evening, April 26,  from 11:59 p.m. until 8:00 a.m. Sunday morning for ongoing construction. The bridge will also be closed in both directions the weekend of May 2-5, from Friday evening at 9:00 p.m. to Monday morning at 5:00 a.m. Please use the Goethals Bridge or Outerbridge Crossing during closure hours.  These closures are subject to cancellation if there is a forecast for extended severe weather."


Hudson Reporter - Bayonne Bridge to close Saturday night to Sunday morning

"The Bayonne Bridge will be closed this Saturday night, April 26. The bridge will close at midnight Saturday and reopen at 8 a.m. on Sunday."


Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Air Draft Alert: Bayonne Bridge Struck Twice

Air Draft Alert: Bayonne Bridge Struck Twice: "The Bayonne Bridge is undergoing a two-year construction project to raise the roadway an average of 65 feet. The Captain of the Port, New York-New Jersey says that it has been struck twice in the past 4 months."




Monday, April 21, 2014

Regulation is strangling innovation — and even safety | New York Post

Regulation is strangling innovation — and even safety | New York Post: "The President Truman cargo ship passes under New Jersey's Bayonne Bridge as officials discuss plans to raise the height of the bridge to accommodate the larger next generation of cargo ships, during a 2010 public meeting."




Friday, April 18, 2014

Hudson Reporter - Bayonne Bridge remains open overnight Good Friday

Hudson Reporter - Bayonne Bridge remains open overnight Good Friday: "Overnight closure of the Bayonne Bridge is canceled for Good Friday and the bridge will remain open to vehicular traffic, according to an online posting."

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Bayonne Bridge remains open overnight on Tuesday for Passover, Friday for Good Friday | SILive.com

Bayonne Bridge remains open overnight on Tuesday for Passover, Friday for Good Friday | SILive.com: "Overnight closure of the Bayonne Bridge is canceled Tuesday night for the Passover holiday and the bridge will remain open to vehicular traffic.

The Bayonne will be open Friday overnight, too, for Good Friday.
The bridge is open to permit evening travel for the holidays, the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey reports.

The Bayonne has been closed overnight, from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m., to permit work on the massive construction project to raise the roadway of the bridge to allow for larger container ships to travel underneath."