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Music to Their Ears: The PAPD Pipes and Drums Scholarships

By Lenis Rodrigues, Media Relations Staff Three high school students who aspire to careers in law enforcement – and who want to continue their participation in pipe and drum bands – recently were awarded scholarships they hope will help them … Continue reading

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Bayonne Bridge Steel Rope, Making History in Lower Manhattan

By Neal Buccino, Special to Portfolio Photos by the Port Authority’s Mike Dombrowski Six centuries ago, engineers in the Inka Empire designed cable bridges long enough to span Peru’s mountain gorges and durable enough to withstand earthquakes. They wove these … Continue reading

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WTC GREENMARKET SPROUTS BACK UP AFTER 16 YEARS

By Ashley Germinario, Port Authority Media Relations Staff A relationship between rural farmers and city natives is usually a rare sight. Yet, beginning in 1984, the interactions of these two groups became the norm in Lower Manhattan, where their friendships … Continue reading

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