hov lane

Dec 042012
Contract For Upper Level Replacement On Verrazano Bridge Awarded

TRAFFIC & TRANSIT: This past weekend, the MTA announced that contractor Tutor Perini has been awarded the $235.7 million contract to replace the original Sixties-era roadway on the upper level of the Verrazano Bridge. The project will include a reversible high occupancy vehicle lane, which will provide a continuous HOV lane from the Staten Island Expressway to the Brooklyn-Battery Tunnel.

Jun 282012
HOV Lane, New Upper Deck Coming To Verrazano Bridge

Soon you’ll be able to count seven lanes on the upper deck of the Verrazano. As the MTA plans to install a new upper deck on the nearly 50-year-old Verrazano-Narrows Bridge, a new HOV lane is slated to premiere as part of the improvements, writes Denise Romano in a very informative piece for the Home [...]