Friday, April 22, 2016
Contact: MTA Press Office
Marine Parkway-Gil Hodges Memorial Bridge Closed To All Traffic
Thursday morning, April 28
, 1 AM to 2 AM
The Marine Parkway-Gil Hodges Memorial Bridge will be fully closed to traffic during the early
morning hours on Thursday, April 28 for maintenance work on the bridge lift span.
The closure will take place on Thursday, April 28
from 1:00 a.m. through 2:00 a.m. for necessary
maintenance. All traffic will be detoured to the Cross Bay Veterans Memorial Bridge during this
Electronic signs will be placed along the Belt Parkway and Flatbush Avenue in Brooklyn and along
Rockaway Point Boulevard and Beach Channel Drive in the Rockaways, notifying motorists to use
the Cross Bay Veterans Bridge.
Customers are urged to sign up for MTA e-mail/text alerts or to check the Service Status box at
http://www.mta.info for the latest information on closures and planned work at MTA’s seven bridges and