Benjamin Harrison Bridge closing nightly for cleaning
Published: Sep. 17, 2022 at 1:58 PM EDT
PRINCE GEORGE, Va. (WWBT) - The Virginia Department of Transportation will close the Benjamin Harrison Bridge on a nightly basis for one week so crews can clean the bridge.
Crews will be pressure washing the Benjamin Harrison Bridge (Route 156) from 7 p.m. through 5 a.m. starting Saturday, Sept. 30 through Saturday, Oct. 7.
Locals are encouraged to use the following detour:
- Take Jordan Point Road (Route 106/156) south to Route 10 west. Take Interstate 295 north to Route 5 (Exit 22A) and back to Jordan Point Road (Route 106/156).
Those traveling through can use interstates 295 and 64 or the Jamestown-Scotland Ferry as alternate routes to the Hampton Roads area.
Marine traffic will not be affected during bridge cleaning.
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