Minor delays expected while the NEXUS-only bridge undergoes repairs
LEWISTON, NY August 3, 2012 – The Niagara Falls Bridge Commission, operator of three of the four Niagara River bridges between Western New York and Southern Ontario, is alerting motorists to potential minor delays when the NEXUS-only Whirlpool Bridge undergoes a deck replacement.
Construction will take place on the Whirlpool, which only allows car crossings using NEXUS passes, from August 8 to Sept. 27. The bridge experiences an average of 1,400 daily crossings.
The commission, which also operates the Lewiston-Queenston and Rainbow bridges, is working with Oakgrove Construction Inc., a general contractor specializing in heavy/highway construction with an emphasis on bridge replacement and reconstruction. (more…)