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The New York State Thruway Authority maintains a 24-hour webcam on the Tappan Zee Bridge to monitor a nest of endangered peregrine falcons. The Authority also manages several traffic cameras around the Tappan Zee Bridge,... More »

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The Tappan Zee Bridge crosses one of the widest points of Hudson River, connecting the villages of South Nyack in Rockland County and Tarrytown in Westchester County. It is about 25 miles north of Midtown Manhattan, and ... More »

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The Tappan Zee Bridge was built in 1955 and opened to the public on December 15 of that year. It is the longest bridge in the state of New York, and its completion connected Rockland and Westchester Counties for the firs... More »

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The Tappan Zee Bridge crosses one of the widest points of Hudson River, connecting the villages of South Nyack in Rockland County and Tarrytown in Westchester County. It is about 25 miles north of Midtown Manhattan, and ... More »

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Major traffic issues exist on New York's Tappan Zee Bridge due to overcrowding. Designed to accommodate 100,000 vehicles on a peak traffic day, it routinely carries approximately 138,000 vehicles daily. The traffic is on... More »

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Although plans for a bridge crossing the Hudson River from Westchester County to Rockland County, New York, were developed in the 1920s, the Tappan Zee Bridge did not open to traffic until 1955. New York State's transpor... More »

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As of February 2015, the toll to cross the Tappan Zee Bridge in New York is $5. Commuters on the EZ Pass Commuter Plan who cross the bridge a minimum of 20 trips per month pay $3. Those on the Carpool Commuter Plans who ... More »

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