THE PORT AUTHORITY OF NY & NJ

Press Release Article


ALL EASTBOUND COMMERCIAL TRAFFIC BANNED AT THE HOLLAND TUNNEL

Date: Aug 01, 2004
Press Release Number: 888-2004

As a result of the latest federal warning, commercial traffic is prohibited from entering New York City via the Holland Tunnel as a precaution effective at 12:01 a.m., Monday, August 2, 2004. Commercial vehicles are encouraged to use the Lincoln Tunnel and George Washington Bridge as alternatives. This plan is part of the Port Authority\'s continuing cooperation with federal, state and local agencies. Commercial vehicles may exit New York City through the Holland Tunnel.

Holland Tunnel Ban remains in effect until further notice.