October 21, 2014

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Bascule bridge to be closed tomorrow

LORAIN — The Charles Berry Bascule Bridge in Lorain will be closed from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. tomorrow, according to the Water Department.

Water Department work in the area of Alabama and Lakeside avenues will also close East Erie Avenue as far east as Colorado and will affect about 20 customers, a Water Department supervisor said.

Drivers are asked to detour to the Lofton Henderson Memorial Bridge on East 21st Street.

The 20 customers affected by the water work may experience water outages at times, according to the Water Department, and were being notified by fliers today.

According to a news release, traffic in the affected area will be maintained for local traffic and emergency vehicles.