CHARLESTON, WV (WOWK) — Charleston’s Southside Bridge will temporarily close this weekend.
The bridge will be closed from 9 p.m. Friday, June 5, 2020 through 4:30 a.m. Monday, June 8, 2020 for repair work.
Several alternative routes for crossing the Kanawha River will be available throughout the weekend:
- The Eugene A. Carter Bridge on Interstate 64
- The Patrick Street Bridge,
- The 35th and 36th Street bridges in the Kanawha City area
- The Charles “Chuck” Yeager Bridge on Interstates 64/77
The repair work, approved by Charleston City Council in Sept. 2018, is part of a planned $2.3 million bridge rehabilitation project being conducted by the city as part of its ongoing transportation maintenance program.