Sagamore Bridge down to two lanes next week

Monday through Friday daytime restrictions will be in place for the next few weeks
Sagamore Bridge travel restrictions will go into effect on October 22, 2013. Photo by Maggie Kulbokas.

Beginning Tuesday, October 22 at 8 a.m., the Sagamore Bridge will be down to two lanes. According to a release from the US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), travel will be restricted to one lane in each direction for several weeks.

The restrictions will be in effect Monday through Friday between 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., according to the USACE. All four lanes will be open in the evenings and on the weekends.

During the lane closure period, maintenance work will be performed on the bridge above the roadway.

The USACE did not give an end date for the lane restrictions. welcomes thoughtful comments and the varied opinions of our readers. We are in no way obligated to post or allow comments that our moderators deem inappropriate. We reserve the right to delete comments we perceive as profane, vulgar, threatening, offensive, racially-biased, homophobic, slanderous, hateful or just plain rude. Commenters may not attack or insult other commenters, readers or writers. Commenters who persist in posting inappropriate comments will be banned from commenting on