Traffic conditions on Glebe Bridge at Coraki
24 September 2014
Glebe Bridge at Coraki will remain closed for an additional week until Friday, 3 October for continuing work as part of a $2.4 million refurbishment project.
Roads and Maritime Services will continue the closure of the Glebe Bridge for strengthening work which is taking longer than originally planned.
The bridge will temporarily open to traffic again at 3.30pm on Friday, 3 October in time for the long weekend.
From Tuesday 7 October, the bridge will be closed 24 hours a day on weekdays for two weeks and reopen to traffic on weekends.
From Monday 20 October, the bridge will again close on weekdays between 7am to 4pm and reopen to traffic in the evening and on the weekend through to November.
A detour via Tuckurimba and Wyrallah roads will be in place when the bridge is closed.
Roads and Maritime thanks motorists for their patience and advises all road users should plan their journey, allow extra travel time and follow all signs.
Traffic management and reduced speed limits will be in place where needed to ensure the safety of workers, motorists and other road users.
Roads and Maritime Services has organised for a shuttle bus service during bridge closures.
Residents looking for more information about the shuttle bus timetable can contact Northern Rivers Buslines on (02) 6626 1499.
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