PRECONSTRUCTION AT THE NEW TAPPAN ZEE

Tappan Zee Constructors, LLC, will continue conducting preconstruction geotechnical surveys to determine soil conditions in and near the Hudson River April  through 7. On March 25 several barge-based operations began work conducting additional engineering analyses of the river bottom, following up on the “smart early work” that was completed in 2012. Tappan Zee Constructors, LLC, is conducting these tests to help ensure the designers utilize properly-sized piers and supporting foundations for the new bridge. The testing operations are being conducted by small […]

New New York Bridge Announces Recent Plans, Upcoming Employment Opportunities

New New York Bridge Announces Recent Plans, Upcoming Employment Opportunities

BY MICHAEL RICONDA Suffern – Job-seekers were given an opportunity to hear upcoming developments and employment plans with groups associated with the new Tappan Zee Bridge at Rockland Community College on March 6 to inform on. The event panel consisted of community outreach and diversity manager for Tappan Zee Constructors Carla Julian, Rockland County Building […]

TAPPANTOWN HISTORIC SOCIETY TO HOLD 28TH ANNUAL COLONIAL DAY

TAPPANTOWN HISTORIC SOCIETY TO HOLD 28TH ANNUAL COLONIAL DAY

You and your family will have a chance to travel back in history at one of Rockland’s most storied locations, the DeWint House, at the 28th annual Tappantown Historical Society’s Colonial Day on September 29. Join costumed guides for a tour of the house, an outstanding example of Dutch Colonial architecture, and General George Washington’s […]

Miele says MONORAIL is the Answer to our TZ Troubles

Reprinted “Miele’s Musing” from Armand Miele’s book “Born Minus” What are we waiting for? From Rockland County to JFK Airport, with traffic, used to take no more than 35 minutes. Today with roads clogged by commuter traffic it takes close to two hours. Imagine the waste and cost for fuel and tolls, the work time […]