Category Archives: New York

Lincoln Tunnel Flooding: Pouring Cold Water on a Viral Video

By Amanda Kwan, Media Relations Staff Late on a recent Tuesday afternoon, crews at the Lincoln Tunnel were notified of a water main rupture in an area inside the Tunnel’s Center Tube. Water streamed over the catwalk into the tube, … Continue reading

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One Police Command’s Recipe for Survival

By Lenis Rodrigues, Media Relations Staff While on duty recently at the Port Authority Police Department command at LaGuardia Airport, Sergeant Brian Vitale learned that rookie PAPD Officer Jessica Vaccaro’s family business — Vaccaro’s Bakery in Clark, N.J. — was … Continue reading

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Airport Safety Starts with a Fire Drill

By Lenis Rodrigues, Media Relations Staff Travelers heading into John F. Kennedy International Airport on a recent Monday may have been startled by the sight of a plane engulfed in flames on the runway. What the passengers didn’t know is … Continue reading

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