Bronx-Whitestone Bridge closure advisory

By Queens Courier Staff | |

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From Thursday, March 21 until Saturday, March 23 there will be closures on the Bronx-Whitestone Bridge.

In order to install and remove overhead sign structures, the Bronx-Whitestone Bridge will be closed in both directions for about 15 minutes on Friday, March 22 and Saturday, March 23 for the installation and removal of overhead sign structures.

The full bridge closure will take place on Friday between 1 a.m. and 3 a.m. and on Saturday between 2 a.m. and 5 a.m., according to the MTA

One lane will also be closed in each direction Thursday, March 21 and on Friday, March 22 from 11 p.m. to 5 a.m.and, again from 12:01 a.m. until noon on Saturday, March 23.

Drivers should expect delays and consider using the Throgs Neck Bridge as an alternative.

The work is dependent on good weather.