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Press Release
March 4, 2013
IMMEDIATE
RFK Harlem River Lift Span Full 20 Minute Closure Tuesday Morning for Marine Traffic

The Robert F. Kennedy Bridge's Harlem River lift span will be closed in both directions Tues., March 5th at approximately 10:15 a.m. for marine traffic. The time is contingent on when the vessel arrives at the bridge.

The closure, which will last about 15-20 minutes, is required under federal maritime law.

Motorists are advised to seek alternate routes during this time to avoid delays.

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