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Proposal calls for tolls on NYC's free bridges to fill MTA budget hole

NEW YORK (PIX11)– Right now, it costs nothing to cross East River bridges below 60th Street into Manhattan. Under a proposal formally introduced Tuesday morning, that would change, but the designers of the proposal say they have support for their plan because its benefits to commuters far outweigh the cost of added tolls. 799 more words

Brooklyn

Big Rigs: It’s four-wheeler mayhem

Use your imagination. Use your mind’s eye. No excuses. It’s Tuesday morning, too early in the week to be tired, so concentrate.

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North America

View from the Bridge

Queensboro Bridge – Brooklyn bound – Unusual sky

Midtown East From 26 Floors Up

New York City is known for its grand skyscrapers and breathtaking views. Particularly in Midtown where most of the skyscrapers and tall buildings are located. Midtown separates lower Manhattan from Upper Manhattan and is the hub on the city. 37 more words

Travel

New York City Bridges

The bridges are one of my favorite things about New York City.  They add an interesting architectural element to a city rich with such details.  On the Circle Line, going up around the top of Manhattan, I found out there were even more bridges than I knew about, so even though the final picture isn’t properly exposed, I couldn’t resist including it to show some of them off.

Architecture