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For Christie, perhaps a bridge too far

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) continues to feel heat for his possible links to a scandal in which top aides closed access lanes to the George Washington Bridge. Many of the people in the small town of Fort Lee commute to work across the bridge daily. Represented below is a composite of how commuters travel into Manhattan over the bridge, and how during a four-day closure last September the flow pattern was disrupted. Read related article.

A look at the traffic snarlup on the George Washington Bridge
Source: March 30, 2013 aerial image via Pictometry International. The Washington Post. Published on January 9, 2014, 5:12 p.m.

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