Report: State sought pre-primary opening for new bridge
The New York Times reports that a Thruway Authority official wrote to contractors in July directing that work on the eastbound span be completed so the bridge could fully open Aug. 24.
Second span of Cuomo Bridge opens to traffic
Grace VanderWaal, winner of “America’s Got Talent” in 2016, sang the national anthem to kick off the festivities on the eastbound span of the bridge.
Gubernatorial debate touches on TZB issues
The Gov. Mario Cuomo Bridge was a topic of discussion Wednesday evening at the gubernatorial debate between Gov. Andrew Cuomo and his Democratic challenger Cynthia Nixon.
Molinaro says he would undo TZB name change if elected governor
Republican gubernatorial candidate Marcus Molinaro has added a proposal to rename the Governor Mario M. Cuomo Bridge -- formerly the Tappan Zee Bridge -- to his campaign platform.
Advocates take TZB name change fight to Albany
The advocates who want to see the Tappan Zee Bridge name restored took their fight to Albany Thursday.