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North Landing Bridge reopens after two-day repairs

Norfolk District Public Affairs Office
Published April 2, 2014
The North Landing Bridge spans the Atlantic Coastal Waterway between Chesapeake, and Virginia Beach, Virginia. The 65 year old dual span swing bridge was hit by a barge in the early morning hours of March 1, 2016.

The North Landing Bridge spans the Atlantic Coastal Waterway between Chesapeake, and Virginia Beach, Virginia. The 65 year old dual span swing bridge was hit by a barge in the early morning hours of March 1, 2016.

NORFOLK, Va. –- The North Landing Bridge in Chesapeake, Va. reopened this afternoon after maintenance crews replaced electrical cables at the bridge.

The temporary, two-day closure prevented vessel traffic passage through the Albemarle and Chesapeake Canal – Route 1– of the Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway.

Vessel operators may call 757-201-7642 regarding the Albemarle and Chesapeake Canal or Dismal Swamp Canal conditions. Lock and bridge operators monitor marine channel 13.