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Are there cameras on the George Washington Bridge?

Are there cameras on the George Washington Bridge?

Live web camera shows a traffic junction at the entrance to the George Washington Bridge from New Jersey. The camera allows you to assess the intensity of the traffic flow and see for yourself whether there are any congestion on the road. The webcam clearly shows two points of charging for the entrance to the bridge.

How can the George Washington Bridge be avoided north?

If you want to avoid the bridge: Take Interstate-287, if coming from the western bank of the Hudson River. Interstate-287 leads to the Garden State Parkway, which reconnects you with Interstate-95 in the Palisades Park area of New Jersey, directly outside NYC.

What is the best time to cross the George Washington Bridge?

Seize the Moment Peak hours are from 6 a.m. to 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. during the week, and from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. on weekends, according to the Port Authority; congestion often starts earlier, though. By traveling outside these times, you are almost guaranteed a less congested journey.

Are there any traffic cameras in New York City?

In addition, the Metropolitan Transportation Authority operates many NYC bridges and tunnels and has several camera feeds. This map provides information including current construction projects, special events, collisions/incidents, and camera feeds in New York. Bridge weight and height under restrictions.

Is there commercial traffic on the 511ny?

Commercial traffic will be permitted in order to support critical supply chains. Click here for more information. Please login to customize My Cameras. To add to My Cameras: Click on a camera icon on the map.

How are traffic cameras used by the dot?

The cameras are being used by DOT staff to monitor traffic conditions, and may be repositioned to view traffic from varying directions. You may see different views if you visit a camera location at different times.

Are there any roads open in New York?

All New York State roads, bridges and tunnels are open. Essential travel is still allowed. That said, the public is urged to stay home and travel only if necessary. Be sure to practice social distancing. For current status of a particular road or bridge closure in New York State, please visit the map.