Work on Raising Bayonne Bridge Roadway to Accommodate Big Cargo Ships Will Wrap-Up Ahead of Schedule

Associated Press reports, “Work to remove the lower roadway of the Bayonne Bridge, allowing bigger cargo ships to reach New York City-area ports, will be completed six months ahead of schedule, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie said [May 2].” The bridge’s elevated roadway, which opened in February, is the first facility the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey has converted to cashless tolling, AP notes. also reports.