Bridge Lane Closed At Night After Accidents

BY TRISHA SAKHUJA Staff Writer City transportation officials have decided to close the dangerous outer-lane of the Ed Koch Queensboro Bridge, starting Monday night, following the death of an off-duty cop. The nightly closure of the lane, from 9 p.m. until 6 a.m., follows a review of existing safety measures, traffic volumes and travel speeds. […]

Officials Push For More Traffic Safety

By TRISHA SAKHUJA Staff Writer State and local officials held two rallies just days apart, pushing for traffic safety improvements in Western Queens. Community members are calling on the City to implement traffic safety measures on the exit ramp of the Queensboro Bridge and at the intersection of 49th Avenue and 11th Street in Long […]