New Mall at Bay Plaza brings traffic troubles to Co-op City

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The Department of Transportation said it did its best to prepare for a traffic influx. (Credit: News 12 The Bronx)

Most Bronx residents are thrilled with the opening of a new indoor mall, but say they could do without the added traffic.

Cars lined up outside the Mall at Bay Plaza in Co-op City following its grand opening Thursday, which had shoppers tackling 780,000-square feet of retail space.

One driver said it took him an hour to get out of the mall and back to his Bronx home.

The Department...

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