This 1.5 mile section of the BQE includes multiple bridge structures -- including the historic 0.4-mile-long “triple cantilever” -- as well as other ramps and retaining walls along the interstate corridor. NYC DOT is leading the effort to immediately start working with the community on a plan for the safe, modern, resilient structure we need.
Learn more about previous work on the BQE from Atlantic Avenue to Sands Street at bqe-i278.com.
Community Engagement Timeline
- October 2022 – Understand community needs, preferences, and priorities; launch Community Visioning Council and appoint members
- December 2022 – Gather feedback on initial community-driven concepts
- February 2023 – Gather feedback on refined concepts
- March 2023 – Environmental review process begins