Lit buoy markers, online GPS barge tracker to be implemented for safety in Tappan Zee work area

There are currently 90 construction vessels in the

There are currently 90 construction vessels in the river, and unfamiliar detours will be in place to avoid the work zone. (Credit: News 12)

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The governor's office announced today that it will be adding lit buoy markers from the Tappan Zee Marina to the channel in the Hudson River.

The owner of the Tappan Zee Marina says the construction barges out on the river have been forcing boaters to take new routes. She had been calling on the state to add additional safety measures because of the detours.

There are currently 90 construction...

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