The Holland Tunnel is a vehicular tunnel under the Hudson River.It connects Manhattan in New York City, New York, to the east, and Jersey City, New Jersey, to the west.An integral conduit within the New York metropolitan area, the Holland Tunnel is operated by the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey (PANYNJ).
Two Hudson County men were arrested Wednesday in Jersey City after a traffic dispute turned violent, police said. Around 2:30 p.m., Port Authority police on duty near the Holland Tunnel were alerted by a passerby that two men were fighting at a traffic light at Jersey Avenue and 12th Street, Port ...
Tunnel Construction History. The Detroit-Windsor Tunnel was the first vehicular subway ever built between two nations. At the time of its construction, two other tunnels were in use in the United States — the Holland Tunnel in New York and the George A. Posey Tunnel connecting Oakland and Alameda, California.
Thames Tunnel: Thames Tunnel, tunnel designed by Marc Isambard Brunel and built under the River Thames in London. Drilled from Rotherhithe (in the borough of Southwark) to Wapping (now in Tower Hamlets), it was the first subaqueous tunnel in the world and was for many years the largest soft-ground tunnel.