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.
USS Leyte Gulf (CG 55) under the Verrazano Narrows Bridge.jpg .... He had long
desired the span as a means of completing the expressway system he had ...
Nov 20, 2014 ... Opened on November 21, 1964, the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge celebrates its
50th anniversary .... of the bridge since 1976, strip off so many pieces of clothing
on the first stretch across the suspension .... The aisles are long.
Nov 20, 2014 ... On November 21, 1964, the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge opened, and ... Third,
many Bay Ridge residents were displaced, and not happy about ...
Nov 14, 2014 ... The Verrazano's road deck is 12 feet lower in the summer than in ... 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 ...
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 ...
As long ago as 1910, when a steady parade of steamships bearing ... Toward the
end of 1964, the Verrazano Narrows Bridge-linking the New York City ...
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.
Nov 21, 2011 ... 21, 1964, the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge was opened, connecting ... life in the
suburbs, disconnected from Manhattan by many miles and open ...
Oct 8, 2012 ... The On the Run blog will devote a post to each of the 26 miles of the New York
City ... 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 ...