A rendering of proposed improvements at LaGuardia Airport. Photo Courtesy of Gov. Andrew Cuomo

LaGuardia Road Flyover Facilitates Easier Access, Gov Says

LaGuardia Airport is soaring into the future, at least according to Gov. Andrew Cuomo.

On Tuesday, Cuomo visited Queens to unveil a new overpass to the airport that he said will relieve congestion and facilitate easier access for travelers.

The “flyover” — a road extension that rises above Grand Central Parkway at eastbound Exit 7 — is part of the ongoing $8 billion LaGuardia modernization project, which includes untangling the confusing thoroughfares that lead to the airport.

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