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On this day: the Meeker Avenue Bridge

This image of the Meeker Avenue Bridge in New York City under construction was taken on the 29th of June, 1939. Today the bridge is known as the Kosciuszko Bridge.

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tourist parties

Bottoming out in Blissville, in today’s post.

– photo by Mitch Waxman

A recent Saturday found me speaking at an early morning waterfront event in Astoria recently, which was followed by conducting a walking tour of the Poison Cauldron of the Newtown Creek in the late afternoon. 483 more words

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doom that

Kosciuszko Bridge visit, a few random things I noticed.

– photo by Mitch Waxman

A couple of days back, a fairly enormous posting detailed the latest visit to the Kosciuszko Bridge replacement project in Greenpoint. 552 more words

New York City

some passages

Kosciuszko Bridge project, Brooklyn side, Q2 2016, in today’s post.

– photo by Mitch Waxman

The invitation went out to all the concerned parties – inclusively referred to as the Stakeholders Advisory Group – from the NYS DOT that an opportunity to observe the progress of the Kosciuszko Bridge replacement project was once again at hand. 1,505 more words

New York City

poised on

Happy Earth Day, from the Poison Cauldron in DUKBO.

– photo by Mitch Waxman

Last week, a humble narrator found himself in Greenpoint over in Brooklyn. 452 more words

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catenary connections

Just one more from the Creeklands, in today’s post.

– photo by Mitch Waxman

Last weekend, a humble narrator somehow found himself up in Ridgewood on Fairview Avenue off Linden and it was decided that I’d walk home to Astoria since it was a fairly nice afternoon. 1,058 more words

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trammeled less

A bit of the Newtown Creek which I’ve oddly enough never shown you – in today’s post.

– photo by Mitch Waxman

There’s a bunch of streets around the Newtown Creek which are cul-de-sacs, as in there’s only only way in and one way out. 994 more words

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