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The Verrazano-Narrows Bridge
The Verrazano-Narrows Bridge is a double-decked suspension bridge that connects the boroughs of Staten Island and Brooklyn in New York City at the Narrows.

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The Verrazano-Narrows Bridge is a double-decked suspension bridge that connects the New ... He had long desired the span as a means of completing the expressway system he had championed during his tenure. It was also the last project ...

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Nov 20, 2014 ... Opened on November 21, 1964, the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge .... side of the bridge since 1976, strip off so many pieces of clothing on the first ...

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As long ago as 1910, when a steady parade of steamships bearing immigrants passed through the Narrows—the mile-wide channel at the entrance to New York  ...

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Nov 20, 2014 ... On November 21, 1964, the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge opened, and ... Third, many Bay Ridge residents were displaced, and not happy about ...

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In 1910, Charles Worthington announced his design for a 2,500-foot-long steel arch span. The proposed bridge was to provide not only a 260-foot-high ...

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When it opened in 1964, the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge was the world's ... providing the shortest route between the middle Atlantic states and Long Island.

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Nov 14, 2014 ... The Verrazano-Narrows Bridge, pictured in the glimmering ... If they were unraveled, the wire used in the bridge's cables would stretch 143,000 miles ... Many wanted the bridge named in honor of the late President John F.

www.nytimes.com/2014/11/22/nyregion/as-verrazano-bridge-turns-50-a-myth-about-its-tolls-persists.html

Nov 21, 2014 ... Ever since the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge opened on Nov. ... Residents there and on Staten Island have long claimed that its tolls were meant ...

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Oct 8, 2012 ... It all begins at the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge in Staten Island. ... Not very many runners are likely to feel the effects, at least not yet. There is too ...