George Washington Bridge


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George Washington Bridge,

vehicular suspension bridge across the Hudson River, between Manhattan borough of New York City and Fort Lee, N.J.; constructed 1927–31. It is one of the longest suspension bridges in the world. Its main span is 3,500 ft (1,067 m) long and 250 ft (76 m) above the water. Cass Gilbert was the consulting architect, and O. H. Ammann was in general charge of the planning and construction. In 1962 a lower deck of six lanes was completed.
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The George Washington Bridge has converted its "light necklace" from mercury-vapor lamps that last about a year to LEDs with 15-year life spans, which will save New York an average of $5,000 per month in lighting and maintenance costs.
Elegantly linking the upper reaches of Manhattan with New Jersey, the George Washington Bridge was an icon of its time, combining technological progress with formal refinement.
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While the investigations into the George Washington Bridge closure incident are still on, the charges against him are serious, which will not only wipe his Whitehouse dream, but may potentially even make him the 14th Governor to be impeached in US.
Kennedy International, Newark Liberty International, LaGuardia and Teterboro airports; AirTrain JFK and AirTrain Newark; the George Washington Bridge and Bus Station; the Lincoln and Holland tunnels; the three bridges between Staten Island and New Jersey; the PATH (Port Authority Trans-Hudson) rapid-transit system; the Port Authority-Downtown Manhattan Heliport; Port Newark; the Elizabeth-Port Authority Marine Terminal; the Howland Hook Marine Terminal on Staten Island; the Brooklyn Piers/Red Hook Container Terminal; and the Port Authority Bus Terminal in midtown Manhattan.
The lower level of the George Washington Bridge will be closed from 11 p.
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In addition, to honor those who were lost, the Port Authority will fly the worlds largest free-flying flag at the George Washington Bridge from 7 a.

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