The bridge will not be opened to traffic due to a problem with the expansion plates for the traffic barrier. Consequently, a small portion of the traffic barrier has not been placed at each end of the bridge, and can not be placed until the plates come in. It looks like it may be around Thanksgiving or shortly after for project completion.
Monday, November 12, 2007
Graham Veterans Bridge to be Open in Two Weeks
The construction on the Staff Sergeant Shawn A. Graham Veterans Bridge hit a small snag, but will be opened shortly. Here is some information received from Mark Miller, P.E. of the Mercer County bridge department: