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Press Release
May 14, 2013
IMMEDIATE
Overnight Closures at Robert F. Kennedy Bridge’s Harlem Lift Span and the Marine Parkway-Gil Hodges Memorial Bridge Pedestrian Walkway

Scheduled maintenance work will result in overnight closures at the Robert F. Kennedy Bridge’s Harlem River Lift Span and the pedestrian walkway at Marine Parkway-Gil Hodges Memorial Bridge.

 

Work at the RFK Harlem River Lift Span will take place Friday, May 17 between 1 a.m. and 5 a.m. The work will result in intermittent, full closures of the bridge in both directions for up to 15 minutes at a time. Motorists should expect delays and use an alternate route.

 

The pedestrian walkway at the Marine Parkway-Gil Hodges Memorial Bridge will be closed each night between 9 p.m. and 5 a.m. beginning Monday, May 20 through Friday, May 24. Workers will be replacing 2,500-square-feet of protective overlay along the walkway.