The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers says deck repairs and paving on the Sagamore Bridge will continue through fall as weather permits. The project will resume in early spring 2010. Completion is scheduled for late spring.
The travel restrictions will continue 24-hours a day, 7- days a week. Travel delays are likely to occur during the morning and afternoon peak travel periods each day.
Message boards, located at both approaches to the Sagamore Bridge, will keep motorists advised of work efforts. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Cape Cod Canal website will offer work status and advise of lane shifts and other schedule adjustments.
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