Starting after Memorial Day, the National Park Service will get Arlington Memorial Bridge ready for a full rehabilitation, which will begin in fall 2018. Work this summer will prepare the bridge to support construction equipment and traffic until its rehabilitation is finished in 2021.
What is the status of the Arlington Memorial Bridge?
The design-build project repaired or replaced the bridge deck, sidewalk, and bascule (drawbridge) span, and restored the remainder of the structure. The work extended the bridge's useful life for 75 years. In December 2020, NPS completely reopened the rehabilitated bridge.
Why is the Alexandria bridge closed?
The Alexandra Bridge is more than 120 years old and is nearing the end of its lifecycle. Over the last few years, the state of the bridge has continued to deteriorate. This will continue to result in more frequent closures to perform the necessary repair work to keep serving users.
Can you still be buried in Arlington National Cemetery?
Can you walk over the Arlington Memorial Bridge?
Visit Arlington Memorial Bridge
A walk or bicycle ride across Arlington Memorial Bridge and Avenue is a scenic route from the Lincoln Memorial to the Women in Military Service for America Memorial and Arlington National Cemetery.
Why is warren street road construction taking so long?
Sep 12, 2023 — A section of Route 254 in Queensbury has been closed since March after a culvert was found to be degrading there. The route connects Glens