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For Immediate Release: 09/11/18

Contact: Office of Media Relations and Communications | (518) 471-5300 | public.info@thruway.ny.gov 

STATEMENT BY THRUWAY AUTHORITY EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR MATTHEW J. DRISCOLL

"This evening, after Tappan Zee Constructors (TZC) determined the old Tappan Zee bridge was stable, TZC implemented the traffic switch onto the new span successfully. Tonight, we are proud to announce the eastbound span of the Governor Mario M. Cuomo Bridge is officially operational and open to traffic."

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