BRIDGE WORK AND INSPECTIONS CONTINUE ON NICE BRIDGE
The Nice Bridge is currently reduced to one lane with flagging operations alternating northbound and southbound traffic during the following overnight off-peak hours: Sunday through Thursday from 8 p.m. to 4 a.m. the following morning and Friday from 10 p.m. to 6 a.m. the following morning.
Daytime flagging operations are during the following off-peak hours: Monday through Thursday from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Trucks greater than 10-feet wide will not be permitted to cross the bridge during flagging operations. Every effort will be made to cross all vehicles exceeding 10-feet from 8 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. and from 3:30 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Drivers of vehicles exceeding the width restriction must call 301-259-4444 to obtain approval and schedule an escort. Calls must be made one hour prior to arrival at the bridge and will only be accepted between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. Monday through Thursday.
When traveling through work zones:
· Slow Down Obey posted speed limits.
· Be Courteous Keep a safe distance between your vehicle and the vehicle ahead of you.
· Pay Attention to Work Zone Signs, Equipment and Flaggers They help drivers move safely.
· Avoid Distracted Driving Devote your full attention to the road.
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