Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Bayonne Bridge Update - YouTube

Bayonne Bridge Update - YouTube: Video from a recent drive across the bridge.

Monday, September 15, 2014

Bayonne Bridge roadway raising finish date pushed back, construction to shift to daytime | NJ.com

Bayonne Bridge roadway raising finish date pushed back, construction to shift to daytime | NJ.com: "It will take another six months to raise the roadway of the Bayonne Bridge, the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey said today, blaming the delay on last winter's unusually harsh weather."


Thursday, September 11, 2014

Bayonne Bridge closes temporarily after truck strikes water barrels: Port Authority - NJ.com

Bayonne Bridge closes temporarily after truck strikes water barrels: Port Authority - NJ.com: "The Bayonne Bridge was temporarily closed earlier this afternoon when a truck going over it collided with multiple water barrels that make up the divider between the north and southbound lanes, according to Port Authority police."

Bayonne Bridge construction: Port Authority, city officials issue progress updates | NJ.com

Bayonne Bridge construction: Port Authority, city officials issue progress updates | NJ.com: "The construction project, which began in May 2013 and is slated to be completed by 2017, is designed to raise the navigational clearance under the crossing to 215 feet to allow larger, modern ships to travel under it. The project will also provide commuters with a modern roadway with 12-foot lanes and a 12-foot shared lane for bicyclists and pedestrian."

Tuesday, September 9, 2014

Bayonne Bridge closures to resume this weekend as part of 'Raise the Roadway' project

The Bayonne Bridge will be closed from 9 p.m. this Friday to 5 a.m. on Monday as work continues on the $1.3 billion "Raise the Roadway" project, the Port Authority announced this morning.

Friday, August 29, 2014

A/N Blog . Video> How the Bayonne Bridge’s roadway will be lifted 64 feet

A/N Blog . Video> How the Bayonne Bridge’s roadway will be lifted 64 feet: "The 82-year-old Bayonne Bridge is getting some work done. The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey has begun the $1.3 billion process to raise the bridge’s roadway by 64 feet. Why, exactly? Well, to keep up with the times of course."

Tuesday, August 26, 2014

Hudson Reporter - Bayonne Bridge to be open all holiday weekend

Hudson Reporter - Bayonne Bridge to be open all holiday weekend: "To ease the way for the high volume of holiday travelers, the Port Authority will suspend all roadway construction projects –– including the Bayonne Bridge “Raise the Roadway” project – for the Labor Day weekend, the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey announced on Aug. 26. "

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

Port Strategy - Lifting local spirits

Port Strategy - Lifting local spirits: "[R]esidents need to look beyond the inconveniences of the Bayonne Bridge raising works to everyday life. "

Environmental groups file suit to halt Bayonne Bridge project | NJ.com

Environmental groups file suit to halt Bayonne Bridge project | NJ.com: "Environmental and community groups asked a New York federal judge Friday for a summary judgment to bring an immediate halt to the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey's four-year project to raise the Bayonne Bridge roadway 64 feet."