102 Ave Bridge Opens Tomorrow Morning • Bridge Construction Crews Working Late

Nearly 2.5 years in the making, at 10:00 AM tomorrow, the 102 Ave bridge will be open!

Although it was previously reported that the bridge would be open for public use in early August, it seems that construction crews have really stepped up their game to get the bridge ready two weeks earlier.

ETS bus routes that make use of the bridge will commence using their normal routes used in 2013-14, making use of the 102 Avenue bridge once again. Shuttles will run tomorrow, but after tomorrow, will discontinue running for the area.

STORY CONTINUES BELOW
STORY CONTINUES BELOW

Although the bridge will be open to public for use, the bridge construction will continue over the course of the next couple of months, seeing the closure of lanes on either side during these times.

Here’s to hoping that business starts booming for those who have suffered from the bridge’s closure.

Those responsible for the bridge’s construction are being charged $11,500 for every day the bridge misses its “promised completion date” in September 2015. At this point, they will be charged at least $3.3 million.

20160714_214833
Crews working on 102 Avenue bridge 9:50 PM, July 14, 2016 // Jody Mitoma, Edmonton Talks News
SHOULD WE WRITE MORE STORIES LIKE THIS?

91 VIEWS
8 SHARES
1 COMMENTS



Jody Mitoma

Founder of Edmonton Talks News.

ONE COMMENT

Join the Conversation!

Sat, 18 Feb 2017 11:45:38 +0000Self-made Weatherman, Frankie MacDonald out of Nova Scotia, Given Silver Play Button Award by YouTube
Sat, 18 Feb 2017 07:00:34 +0000PUBLIC WARNING: Edward Currie, 40 Year Old Violent Offender, Released in Edmonton
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 07:00:45 +0000A Fresh New Doughnut Shop Recently Opened in Edmonton • They Called it Doughnut Party!
Thu, 16 Feb 2017 11:30:01 +0000Future & Lady Gaga Coming to Edmonton, Alberta in June & August 2017 Respectively
Thu, 16 Feb 2017 07:04:19 +0000Edmonton’s Metro Line LRT Will Finally Run at Full Speed as of February 19, 2017
Wed, 15 Feb 2017 14:48:07 +0000PUBLIC WARNING: Vicky Mujija is Wanted by Edmonton Police on 8 Outstanding Warrants