WDEL 1150AM — The Reedy Point Bridge will now remain open on all but four weekends as it undergoes extensive construction.
The Army Corps of Engineers has modified its repair schedule to minimize weekend lane closures. Most weekends, the bridge will have at least one lane open with traffic control. Weekday closures will still be in effect
The bridge will need to remain fully closed for two three-week periods, one this summer and one this fall, on back-to-back weekends. Those dates haven’t been set yet, but the Army Corps of Engineers plans to avoid major tourism-related events like Delaware City Day and NASCAR race days at Dover Downs. [Continue reading …]