Traffic Advisory: Mitchell River Drawbridge in Chatham

Wednesday, July 19th at 7 a.m.

From Chatham Police:


WEDNESDAY, JULY 19, 2017 AT 07:00 a.m.

SPS New England, Contractor for the Mitchell River Bridge Project, and MA DOT have advised that the drawbridge will be closed during daytime hours on Wednesday, July 19th, to allow for adjustments to bridge opening conditions.

The work will begin at 07:00 a.m. and the bridge will be re-opened to through traffic at the conclusion of repairs, expected by the end of the day.

During the bridge closure, traffic on Bridge Street will be open to RESIDENTS ONLY, and closed to through traffic.

Police Officers will be on location to assist with traffic. 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