Tag Archives: US 1

Praise for Mike Pettigano and Bergen Record/NorthJersey.com on breaking the Christie GWB scandal

The allegations that officials in Gov. Chris Christie’s administration ordered the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey to close some lanes of the George Washington Bridge (I-95, US 1 & 9) is disappointing on several fronts. What isn’t disappointing is that my friend and former colleague from my Gannett days (and fellow Penn

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Another Google Map error: “US Route 1 in Rhode Island” on the 14th Street Bridge

My previous post about US Route 50 in Illinois on Arlington Blvd. got picked up by ARLNow.com. In the comments, more problems were posted, like this one for US 1 over the 14th Street Bridge (specifically the Arland Williams Bridge which is I-395/US 1 northbound) between Arlington, Va. and Washington, D.C.: View Larger Map There

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30 years ago Air Florida 90 crashed into 14th Street Bridge

January 14, 1982 edition of The Post from the Millennium Milestones section on washingtonpost.com I can only vaguely remember the Air Florida 90 crash into the 14th Street Bridge thirty years ago today (The Post). Mostly, I remember looking when we’d go over the bridge I’d ask where the plane crashed. A derailment of a

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