Brooklyn Bridge live cams. Brooklyn Bridge is one of the oldest suspension bridges in the United States, its length is 1825 meters, it crosses the East River and connects Brooklyn and Manhattan in New York city. At the time of completion it was the largest suspension bridge in the world and the first bridge in the construction of which steel rods are used. The bridge is carried out both car and pedestrian traffic – along it is divided into three parts. One side is used by cars, and the average, at a considerable elevation, pedestrians and cyclists.