Van Wyck Expressway, Whitestone Expressway, Whitestone Bridge

Southbound Views (Archived)

These pictures show the tollbooth for the Whitestone Bridge that stood before cashless tolling began in 2017.
Photos taken October 2013.
This photograph shows the approach to the Whitestone Bridge after the signage for exit 18 was replaced but before the toll lanes were reconfigured.
Photo taken September 2010.
This photograph shows the electronic sign just before the toll barrier as it appeared before the toll lanes were reconfigured.
Photo taken May 2008.
These signs, which were on I-678 in the Bronx, have all been replaced. The unnumbered exit for the local streets that existed at the time is now exit 18.
Photos taken September 2006.
Before the March 2008 toll increase, the toll for the Whitestone Bridge was $4.50.
Photo taken September 2006.
Before the July 2009 toll increase, the tool for the Whitestone Bridge was $5.00.
Photo taken May 2008.
These pictures show the Whitestone Bridge as it appeared while construction work was in progress.
Photos taken October 2013.
These pictures show the Whitestone Bridge during an earlier stage of the construction.
Photos taken September 2010.
These pictures show the Whitestone Bridge before the construction began.
Photos taken September 2006.
This sign for exit 17 has been removed and replaced with a sign giving advance notice of the split for the Cross Island Parkway.
Photos taken May 2008.
These signs used to mark the split for the Cross Island Parkway at exit 16. They have been replaced.
Photos taken September 2010.
A second sign has been added to the left side of this sign bridge.
Photo taken April 2006.
These photographs show the signage for what is now exits 13A-D. At the time, the exits were marked as a single exit, exit 13. What was then Shea Stadium has been renamed Citi Field.
Photos taken 2006-2008.

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