Sunnyside Chamber members call for the renaming of the Ed Koch Queensboro bridge

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13 Responses to Sunnyside Chamber members call for the renaming of the Ed Koch Queensboro bridge

  1. allow_me_to_retort

    The fact this name change went through shows just how disconnected from the average citizen many politicians are. When they aren’t stroking their own egos, they are stroking those of fellow royalty, I mean politicians.

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  2. raquel

    Good luck – if Koch had any decency he would have refused to allow the name change to happen. He is an ego run wild.

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  3. Deniz

    So when I take a cab home, I’m wondering, am I going to have to say, “We’re going to Queens, just over the Koch Bridge – ” ? ? ?

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  4. me

    Ha! You all probably voted for Bloomberg. You get what you…

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  5. raquel

    I DIDN’T VOTE FOR BLOOMBERG – and in fact, I even refused to carry his petition and have never signed a petition for him. I can hold my head high!

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  6. Deniz

    Yeah, I voted for Bloomberg – and Koch too. But I still think it should remain the Queensboro Bridge!

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  7. sunnysider

    Raquel, I agree with you 100 % Ed Kotch should know what is going on and have the name changed of this bridge. there are so many people against this. We should have the whole borogh of Queens do a petition against it but we live closer so it effects us more.

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  8. raquel

    Koch’s ego is bigger than the State of Texas. He should admit that this is a terrible, terrible idea.

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  9. SuperWittySmitty

    As far as I’m concerned, it’s the 59th street bridge. I voted for Bloomberg- I remember realizing that he was the best candidate/ He’s not perfect fut he has really dedicated himself to the job and I don’t think he is that bad.

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  10. georgetheatheist

    SuperWittySmitty: You’re part of the problem. It’s NOT the 59th Street Bridge. The 2 bronze plaques at both ends over the roadway on the upper level clearly state it’s the “Queensboro Bridge”. Everybody, stop calling it the “59th Street Bridge” and maybe we’ll get somewhere

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  11. Rocky Balboa

    “feeling groovy”!

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  12. Randall

    I would pay to watch Koch jump off his own bridge! He is such a windbag.

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  13. JP

    It will ALWAYS be the 59 St bridge.

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