Drivers can anticipate some Mathews Bridge lane closures this weekend as development begins to rehabilitate parts of its deck, in line with the Florida Division of Transportation.
On the westbound aspect of the bridge, outdoors lane closures will start at 6 p.m. Friday and prolong till 6 a.m. Sunday.
Eastbound outdoors lane closures will happen starting at 6 a.m. Sunday and ending 6 a.m. Tuesday.
The weekend lane closures are being executed to permit staff to put in short-term work platforms for the $494,885 undertaking’s partial deck removing and alternative undertaking.
Full bridge shutdowns after crews stage gear ought to start within the close to future, division officers stated.
When closures are crucial, drivers can be detoured to the Hart Bridge as an alternate, with message boards and indicators directing visitors and regulation enforcement officers staged to stop entry to the Mathews Bridge. Maritime visitors won’t be impacted by these closures.
The challenge is scheduled to be accomplished in lower than 60 days, climate and schedule allowing.