Transportation and Works
April 30, 2018

Public Advisory: Placentia Lift Bridge Temporarily Closed

The Placentia Lift Bridge has been temporarily closed to all vehicle and marine traffic due to mechanical issues today (Monday, April 30).

As the bridge is currently stopped in the raised position, motorists are advised to take alternate routes.

Crews are mobilizing to the site to make repairs.

Updates will be provided as the work progresses and a timeline for the repairs is determined.

The Department of Transportation and Works apologizes for any inconvenience the closure may cause.

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Media contact
Rod Drover
Transportation and Works
709-729-1758, 730-4607
rodneycdrover@gov.nl.ca

2018 04 30                              2:55 p.m.