Verrazano-Narrows Bridge

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Verrazano-Narrows Bridge:

see Verrazzano-Narrows BridgeVerrazzano-Narrows Bridge,
vehicular suspension bridge, New York City, across the Narrows at the entrance to New York harbor, linking the boroughs of Brooklyn and Staten Island. Designed by O. H. Ammann, the bridge was completed in 1964.
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on a bright-blue Sunday, right behind Combs at the starting line, on the Verrazano Bridge that connects New Jersey with Brooklyn, some 30,000 bodies behind them.
FLAGS: About a million spectators lined the streets to cheer on the runners; RACE AGAINST TERROR: Runners pour across the Verrazano Bridge at the start of yesterday\'s New York marathon Picture: REUTERS/PETER MORGAN
On the Verrazano Bridge, spent abrasive blasting grit is commingled with the lead paint waste and nearly 2,800 tons of this material will be disposed of as hazardous waste.
Implementing cashless tolling on the Verrazano Bridge will reduce congestion and improve travel for motorists in time for additional traffic anticipated due to Amtrak summer repair work.
7, the Brooklyn resident was found passed out in her car at the Verrazano Bridge toll plaza shortly after 6 p.
This year, three pre-race Shachrit services were held in a small tent next to one of the administration buildings at Fort Wadsworth, at the base of the Verrazano Bridge, where the race begins.
From hopping on the Verrazano Bridge to navigating the New Jersey Turnpike to stopping to pay a number of tolls, the ride takes a lot out of drivers and their vehicles, which is why so many passengers prefer to travel by bus," Lunger said.
The first two miles were slow, but it was beautiful over the Verrazano Bridge.
My memories of our honeymoon, 13 years after our marriage, was a brilliant and funny lecture from Kate Adie, and then sailing under the Verrazano Bridge, which I ran across in the New York Marathon a year or two before.
RACE AGAINST TERROR: Runners pour across the Verrazano Bridge yesterday; FLAGS: A million spectators line the streets
To cheers from the crowd, 30,000 athletes set off across the city's Verrazano Bridge, which in previous years gave a spectacular view of the World Trade Centre twin towers in lower Manhattan.
The obvious danger is Verrazano Bridge, who looked back to his best Irish form on his debut for Brendan Powell over hurdles recently and can race off a lower mark over fences.