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 carried more than 51.5 million eastbound vehicles in 2018, making it the world's busiest crossing.
In this very modern year, construction began on the George Washington Bridge in New York City.
The Bridgegate scandal dates back to September 2013 when the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey closed two of the three access lanes for cars from Fort Lee to access the George Washington Bridge, which connects the New Jersey town to New York City.
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Tyler Clementi, 18, who was studying at Rutgers University in New Jersey, USA, threw himself off the George Washington Bridge after the video of him with another male student was streamed online.

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