Share on FacebookTweet about this on TwitterEmail this to someone
Share on FacebookTweet about this on TwitterEmail this to someone
Photo by Metropolitan Transportation Authority / Patrick Cashin
Photo by Metropolitan Transportation Authority / Patrick Cashin
There will be overnight closures on the RFK Bridge Manhattan/Queens ramp for two weeks starting on Monday, Feb. 24.

Beginning Monday, Feb. 24, there will be multiple, intermittent closures of the Robert F. Kennedy Bridge ramp leading from Manhattan to Queens between 9 p.m. and 5 a.m. for approximately two weeks, according to the MTA.

The closures will last for about 5 to 10 minutes and are dependent on good weather.

According to the MTA, the closures are needed to move steel beams in place using large cranes. The work is part of a$50 million project to reconstruct the 54,000-square-foot ramp, which was built in 1967. It also includes removing the old concrete deck, replacing the steel support stringers and adding a new concrete deck.

Work is expected to be completed this fall, the transit agency said.

 

RECOMMENDED STORIES

Comments:

Join The Discussion



Related Stories
This Queens limited bus line between Elmhurst & Rockaways is about to get a little longer
This Queens limited bus line between Elmhurst & Rockaways is about to get a little longer
Bayside residents fuming over idling LIRR construction trucks near a local work site
Bayside residents fuming over idling LIRR construction trucks near a local work site
Popular Stories
Photo: Screenshot via Youtube/DNAinfo/Inset courtesy of NYPD
UPDATE: Elderly woman assaulted outside a Jamaica deli last October dies of her injuries
Photo via Shutterstock
UPDATE: Hit-and-run crash on the Grand Central Parkway ruled a homicide
Photo courtesy of the NYPD
UPDATE: Cops release surveillance photo from a Jamaica standoff


Skip to toolbar
Web Analytics