Boston Harbor’s Long Island Bridge to be Repaired

SAT map/Long Island Bridge.
SAT map/Long Island Bridge.

Patriot Legder: A truce has been reached in the longstanding bridge battle between the cities of Quincy and Boston.

A commuter boat from Hingham passes below the bridge connecting Moon and Long Islands. Photo/NEB
A commuter boat from Hingham passes below the bridge connecting Moon and Long Islands. Photo/NEB

Quincy’s conservation commission Wednesday approved the city of Boston’s plan to make $15 million in repairs to the Long Island Bridge, which connects Squantum and Moon Island to Boston’s Long Island. The 63-year-old bridge has long been a source of tension between the 2 cities. Many in Quincy say the structure is beyond repair and should come down.

Read more abound the impending repairs to Boston’s Long Island Bridge.