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North Landing Bridge closes for repairs

Published May 6, 2019

The North Landing Bridge, which spans the Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway on the border of Chesapeake, Virginia and Virginia Beach, Virginia, handles approximately 11,000 vehicles per day under normal conditions. The bridge was damaged by two separate barge strikes, the first on March 1, 2016, the second on June 4, 2016.
North Landing Bridge
The North Landing Bridge, which spans the Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway on the border of Chesapeake, Virginia and Virginia Beach, Virginia, handles approximately 11,000 vehicles per day under normal conditions. The bridge was damaged by two separate barge strikes, the first on March 1, 2016, the second on June 4, 2016.
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NORFOLK
, Va. – The North Landing Bridge that spans the Albemarle & Chesapeake Canal in Chesapeake, Va. will be temporarily closed to vehicular traffic from 9 a.m. Monday, May 6, to 2:00 p.m., Tuesday, May 7, while the Army Corps of Engineers makes repairs to the bridge.

Motorists traveling north on Mount Pleasant Road in Chesapeake, can detour around the bridge by using Centerville Turnpike to Elbow Road to Indian River Road, back to North Landing Road.  The detour should be followed in reverse for motorists traveling south on North Landing Road in Virginia Beach, Va.

During the repairs, boat traffic along the Albemarle and Chesapeake Canal will be able to continue as normal.  Vessels traveling the Albemarle and Chesapeake Canal can contact the bridge operator at North Landing Bridge on Marine Channel 13 for additional information.

North Landing Bridge is located on the border between the cities of Virginia Beach and Chesapeake, where Mount Pleasant Road turns into North Landing Road, 2953 Mount Pleasant Road, Virginia Beach.

For more information, call Joel Scussel, Operations Branch, Norfolk District Army Corps of Engineers, at 757-201-7642, or the North Landing Bridge operator at 757-482-3081.

 

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