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Mario Cuomo Memorial Bridge

Photo 

Photo taken by Patrick Gurwell in May 2016

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BH Photo #470039

Map 

Description 

The Mario Cuomo Memorial Bridge, often referred to as the New Tappan Zee Bridge is the replacement for the Malcom Wilson Bridge, a cantilevered truss bridge that was gradually failing and sinking into the river.

The Mario Cuomo Bridge is a modern cable-stayed bridge and was widely advertised as the “New NY Bridge”.

Facts 

Overview
Cable-stayed bridge over Hudson RIver on I-87/I-287/NY Thruway
Location
Tarrytown, Westchester County, New York
Status
Open to traffic
History
Opened 2017 to replace Malcom Wilson Bridge
Design
Cable-stayed bridge with girder beam approaches
Also called
Tappan Zee Bridge
New Tappan Zee Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.07158, -73.89235   (decimal degrees)
41°04'18" N, 73°53'32" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/593055/4547294 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Nyack
Inventory number
BH 78971 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 11, 2020: New photo from Patrick Gurwell
  • October 23, 2017: Added by Matthew

Sources 

  • Patrick Gurwell - pgurwell [at] gmail [dot] com

Comments 

Mario Cuomo Memorial Bridge
Posted August 24, 2019, by Geoff Hubbs (geoffrey [dot] hubbs [at] att [dot] net)

See Governor Mario M. Cuomo Bridge listing for pictures, etc.

Mario Cuomo Memorial Bridge
Posted December 13, 2017, by George oakley (georgeoakley49 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

I read the article about this bridge being possibly renamed.Seems A lot of people are against the Cuomo name on this bridge.We will see what happens,won't we?

Mario Cuomo Memorial Bridge
Posted December 12, 2017, by Anonymous