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Bronx-Whitestone Bridge to close for evening

Delays are expected Monday evening on the Whitestone Bridge when two lanes are slated to be closed.
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The MTA Bridges and Tunnels Department advises motorists that two lanes in each direction on the Bronx-Whitestone Bridge will be closed Monday night.

Motorists should expect delays and use the Throgs Neck Bridge or the Robert F. Kennedy Bridge as an alternate.

The work requiring the shutdowns will start at 10 p.m. Monday and end at 5:30 a.m. Tuesday.

Reach contributing writer Philip Newman by e-mail at or phone at 718-260-4536.

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Lou from Bayside says:
Of course these idiots like always have to do this work during 2 of the busiest summer vacation weeks. These government hacks are overpaid idiots who have total contempt for the public!
July 10, 2012, 9:32 pm
Jose from Bronx says:
So better the busier months of winter when no one is on vacation and schools are in session?

July 10, 2012, 11:11 pm
Rosario from WHITESTONE says:
Hey look at the good side of this for Whitestone
residents you won't get your car stolen when buying
a coolatta at Dunkin Donuts. No chase
July 23, 2012, 4:07 pm

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