Coast Guard to establish safety zones for Gilmerton Bridge replacement

Coast Guard to establish safety zones for Gilmerton Bridge replacement
googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard is scheduled to establish and enforce safety zones along the Elizabeth River, beginning at 6 a.m. Monday as part of phase II of the Gilmerton Bridge replacement project, to facilitate the safe movement of the new Gilmerton Bridge span. The safety zone will follow...

Coast Guard extends temporary change to Gilmerton Bridge lift schedule

PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard is temporarily changing the regulations that govern the operation of the Gilmerton Bridge in Chesapeake Monday. These are the same rules, with minimal changes, that have been tested since Dec. 20, 2010 that will remain in effect until Dec. 20, 2013. The regulations are proposed to alleviate increased delays to vehicular traffic due to the construction of the Gilmerton...

Coast Guard issues temporary change to Gilmerton Bridge lift schedule

Gilmerton Bridge photo courtesy VaDOTPORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard issued a temporary deviation Wednesday from the regulation governing the operation of the Gilmerton Bridge in Chesapeake. The changes to the lift schedule, which go into effect 6:30 a.m., Dec. 20 and remain until 6:30 p.m., June 18, 2011 are proposed in efforts to alleviate increased delays to vehicular traffic due to the...

Coast Guard grants schedule of restricted operation for Gilmerton Bridge

CHESAPEAKE, Va. — The Coast Guard Captain of the Port Hampton Roads has granted a schedule of restricted operation of the Gilmerton Bridge in Chesapeake from Aug. 18 – 24.

Coast Guard re-opens Gilmerton Bridge waterway

CHESAPEAKE, Va. – Coast Guard Captain of the Port in Hampton Roads has re-opened the Gilmerton Bridge waterway to all vessel traffic Friday afternoon.

Gilmerton Bridge waterway remains closed

CHESAPEAKE, Va. – The Gilmerton Bridge waterway remains closed Friday to all vessel traffic due to a collision Wednesday afternoon on the bridge’s north side fendering system and navigation lights.