Coast Guard, Chesapeake Police Department respond to grain barges that struck Jordan Bridge

Coast Guard, Chesapeake Police Department respond to grain barges that struck Jordan Bridge
PORTSMOUTH, Va.— The Coast Guard is responding Monday to a report of two grain barges that broke away from their pier and struck the Jordan Bridge on the Elizabeth River in Chesapeake. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Hampton Roads received a report at approximately 12:30 a.m. from the Chesapeake Police Department, stating two 260-foot barges struck the bridge. Watchstanders deployed a crew from...

Coast Guard announces waterway closure for Jordan Bridge removal Sunday

PORTSMOUTH, Va. – The Coast Guard Captain of the Port of Hampton Roads is closing the Elizabeth River in the vicinity of the Jordan Bridge at 5:30 a.m. Sunday as the City of Chesapeake removes the bridge’s lift span.

Coast Guard announces waterway closure for Jordan Bridge removal in May

PORTSMOUTH, Va. – The Coast Guard Captain of the Port of Hampton Roads is closing the Elizabeth River in the vicinity of the Jordan Bridge at 5:30 a.m. May 3, as the City of Chesapeake, Va., removes the bridge’s lift span.