News and Views About the Past, Present, and Future of the Bayonne Bridge
Wednesday, August 23, 2017
PANAMA CANAL EXPANDS, EAST COAST PORTS GROW
Global Trade Magazine: "Many ports are still working on infrastructure projects to accommodate new Panamax ships. At the Ports of New York and New Jersey, the recently completed Bayonne Bridge-raising project now allows the largest ships to gain access to the ports of Newark, Staten Island and Elizabeth. New Jersey Governor Chris Christie said at a conference in May that it’s a “game-changer” that will help generate billions of additional dollars in economic activity to the region."