An $11 billion tunnel is the latest proposal to fix a crumbling stretch of the BQE. But that idea, and several others, won’t go anywhere without help from the state.
A look at proposals and lofty solutions to reconstruct a crumbling span of the interstate highway
A group of experts recommends shaving the ailing six-lane highway to four lanes, reducing the number of vehicles on the road, and—eventually—a comprehensive overhaul.
Elected officials sent a letter to the Department of Transportation asking for details on the project
City plans to mend the BQE "present very serious issues," the head of a mayor-appointed panel says
The new span of the bridge will serve Brooklyn-bound traffic
Hundreds crowded into Plymouth Church to discuss the fate of the crumbling expressway
A group of 16 NYC experts will look at all of the options to repair the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway
The architecture firm’s proposal would add 10 acres of parkland to Brooklyn Heights
The Regional Plan Association issued recommendations that could reduce BQE traffic to four lanes
The plan would expand Brooklyn Bridge Park over a new roadway and create six new acres of green space