Date: Sep 16, 2010
Press Release Number: 62-2010
A multi-agency training exercise will be held on the lower level of the George Washington Bridge on Sunday morning, September 19.
The exercise will require the lower level of the George Washington Bridge to be closed from 5 to 11 a.m. on September 19. The upper level will be open in both directions.
The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey
Sara Beth Joren, 212 435-7777
The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey operates many of the busiest and most important transportation links in the region. They include John F. Kennedy International, Newark Liberty International, LaGuardia, Stewart International and Teterboro airports; AirTrain JFK and AirTrain Newark; the George Washington Bridge and Bus Station; the Lincoln and Holland tunnels; the three bridges between Staten Island and New Jersey; the PATH (Port Authority Trans-Hudson) rapid-transit system; Port Newark; the Elizabeth-Port Authority Marine Terminal; the Howland Hook Marine Terminal on Staten Island; the Brooklyn Piers/Red Hook Container Terminal; and the Port Authority Bus Terminal in midtown Manhattan. The agency also owns the 16-acre World Trade Center site in Lower Manhattan.