Benjamin Franklin Bridge

Ghost Ship
Biangle Studio
Hadas Kuznits
October 01, 2019 - 4:00 am
"Ghost Ship" debuts Friday in the Delaware River underneath the Benjamin Franklin Bridge, illustrating a 90-foot, three-dimensional light and water art installation that highlights the history of Philadelphia's waterfront. Check out the installation here.
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Officials from the Philadelphia Parking Authority and the Delaware River Port Authority break ground on the future city of a 200-space parking lot under the Benjamin Franklin Bridge.
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Hadas Kuznits
November 02, 2018 - 1:29 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A new project is sure to alleviate some of the parking crunch felt by Old City residents. Those who live on the north side of Market Street will soon be getting nearly 200 additional long-term parking spaces. John Hanson, CEO of the Delaware River Port Authority, said...
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Cherry Street Pier
Maria Young
Rachel Kurland
November 01, 2018 - 12:03 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — If you don't have plans yet for the weekend, Cherry Street Pier has you covered. The Delaware River Waterfront revealed this week several events taking place Thursday through Sunday, ranging from interactive art installations and workshops to musical experiences and a...
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Benjamin Franklin Bridge
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David Madden
October 03, 2018 - 1:44 pm
CAMDEN, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — Residents of North Camden are hoping Mayor Frank Moran turns down a plan to erect an electronic billboard in their neighborhood. The proposed billboard would sit more than 150 feet in the air at Elm Street and Delaware Avenue, near the site of the long gone state...
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Benjamin Franklin Bridge
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Mike DeNardo
September 24, 2018 - 12:22 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Monday morning commute into Philadelphia over the Ben Franklin Bridge was a tough one. The Delaware River Port Authority says: Blame the weather. During the westbound morning jam, only two lanes were open instead of the usual four. Last weekend was the second of...
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Camden New Jersey
Dreamstime
David Madden
July 25, 2018 - 6:08 pm
CAMDEN, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — The main developer involved in a mega office complex planned along the Camden waterfront is taking a major write-down on the value of the project. Liberty Property Trust made the $26 million change on the project's balance sheet because demand for office space in the...
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A new yellow sign with the truck rollover symbol was installed on the westbound Ben Franklin Bridge.
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Mike DeNardo
June 26, 2018 - 6:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A new sign warns speeding truckers of the danger of rolling over on the Philly side of the Ben Franklin Bridge. But one trucker didn't get the message. The new, larger yellow overhead sign with the truck-rollover symbol was installed on the westbound side of the...
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Benjamin Franklin Bridge repairs
Delaware River Port Authority
David Madden
April 19, 2018 - 12:45 pm
CAMDEN, N. J. (KYW Newsradio) -- Delaware River Port Authority (DRPA) officials re-inspected work done on the Benjamin Franklin Bridge after emergency repairs were made last month on a critical support brace. Crews discovered a bigger problem during a routine inspection, which is done every two...
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