Overnight Marine Parkway Bridge closures coming

Going down: The Marine Parkway Bridge will be closed for maintenance overnight between Oct. 16 and Oct. 28.
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The Metropolitan Transportation Authority will close the Marine Parkway Bridge overnights Oct. 16–28.

Workers will shut the bridge from 10 pm to 5 am every day except Saturday, Oct. 22, for lift tests, according to a statement from the authority.

Officials are suggesting drivers use the Cross Bay Veterans Memorial Bridge as an alternative.

Motorists can sign up for e-mail or text alerts at and check the Bridges and Tunnels home page or Facebook page for the latest information on this planned work.

Reach deputy editor Max Jaeger at or by calling (718) 260–8303. Follow him on Twitter @JustTheMax.
Updated 11:48 am, January 16, 2019
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