Category Archives: Goethals Replacement Bridge

The Old Goethals: What Goes Up, Must Come Down

By Steve Coleman, Media Relations Staff Literally overnight, one of the iconic pieces of New York’s transportation landscape disappeared this week. Travelers returning home Monday night on the new state-of-the-art Goethals Bridge probably had no idea that history was being … Continue reading

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The New Goethals: Opening a Road to the Future

By Neal Buccino, Media Relations Staff One era ends, another begins. At 10 p.m. Friday, the old Goethals Bridge closed for good after 89 years. Just 18 hours later its replacement opened to Staten Island-bound traffic and, by 12:20 p.m. … Continue reading

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Goethals Bridge “Rock Star” a Top 25 Newsmaker

By Neal Buccino, Media Relations Staff After more than a decade leading the Goethals Bridge Replacement Program, Jim Blackmore is getting some well-deserved recognition. Blackmore, the director of the Port Authority’s project to build a new Goethals Bridge and demolish … Continue reading

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