Mayor Joseph P. Ganim
For Immediate Release
October 23, 2017
City of Bridgeport Alerts Residents of East Washington Avenue Bridge Repair and Closure on October 24th
BRIDGEPORT, CT –The City of Bridgeport is alerting residents of repairs to the East Washington Avenue Bridge over the Bridgeport Harbor that will temporarily close The East Washington Bridge on Tuesday, October 24, 2017. The purpose of this project is to help accomplish mechanical and electrical repairs due to storm and salt water damage. A detour route has been made available to offset the closure. The traffic will be routed to River Street from Knowlton Street heading west and North Washington Avenue to River Street from Housatonic Avenue heading east.
The road will be closed in both directions on Tuesday, October 24th for approximately 4 hours beginning at 10:00 A.M.
For further information, please contact Bridgeport Public Facilities at (203) 576-7130.