Thingish Things

Pressure Ramps Up on Tappan Zee Bridge

Written By: William F. B. O'Reilly - Jul• 18•11

America’s infrastructure is in awful shape at the worst possible time. One of the key bridges in the New York metropolitan area is the Tappan Zee Bridge, connecting Westchester and Rockland Counties.  The Tappan Zee, which already has exceeded its 50-year-shelf life, serves 179,000 vehicles a day, including trucks that deliver crucial goods and services to New York City.

Here is ace YNN reporter Nick Reisman interviewing Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino, who is ratcheting up the pressure on Albany to do something about the Tappan Zee before havoc strikes.


You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0 feed. You can leave a response, or trackback from your own site.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.