Our thanks to our good friend Matt the Bridge Tender for this alert and good news!.
Great Bridge Bridge repairs have been completed earlier this morning. The bridge has resumed its normal scheduled: lifts on the top of the hour between 6am & 7pm, on demand between 7pm and 6am.
Matt the Bridge Tender – Gilmerton Bridge.
Great Bridge Bridge – Chesapeake, VA (M/M 12 on the ICWW) experienced an electrical failure. The bridge is currently doing 2 manual bridge openings daily at 6 AM & 7 PM until repairs are made. There is NO estimated time of repair as yet.
Matt the Bridge Tender – Gilmerton Bridge