The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' Philadelphia District shared an update on repair work on the Chesapeake City Bridge in Cecil County, Maryland. Work includes repairs of the bridge expansion joints and will require periodic single-lane closures.
Single lane closures are currently estimated to take place starting April 11th through mid-May. Lane closures will take place from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Monday through Thursdays and from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. on Friday. No lane closures will take place on Saturdays and Sundays.
The Chesapeake City Bridge was built in 1948 connecting the two sides of the city. The main span is 540 feet long and the overall length of the bridge is 3,954 feet.
Release no. 23-007