Lincoln Tunnel Opens
On this day, December 22nd,. 1937, the Lincoln Tunnel opens for traffic, connecting New Jersey and Midtown, Manhattan. The tunnel was funded by the New Deal’s Public Works Administration. The tunnel has six lanes and is operated by the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey.
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