Ohio's State Flag (Entered the Union on March 1, 1803, 17th state) ~ Origin of Name: From the Iroquois Indian word for "good river" ~ State Motto: With God all things are possible ~ State Song: "Beautiful Ohio" ~ National Forest: 1; State Forests: 20 and State Parks: 73 ~ Famous for: Rock & Roll and Football Hall of Fame
The George Washington Bridge is a 4,760-foot bridge connecting upper Manhattan’s Washington Heights to New Jersey. Completed and opened to traffic in October 1931, the suspension bridge towers 604 feet over the surface of the Hudson River below. It carries more than 106 million vehicles each year, making it the world's busiest motor vehicle bridge. In 1981, the bridge was designated as a National Historic Civil Engineering Landmark.