Ministry to repair Little Creek Bridge

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(Antigua Newsroom)

The Ministry of Works will be conducting repairs due to erosion to the damaged Little Creek bridge beginning on Monday.

A team from the Roads Department, will replace the existing bridge with a temporary bridge structure.

Disruptions will last approximately two days. However, motorists are being advised to utilize the temporary bypass road on the eastern side of the bridge when traveling in that vicinity.

Work on the temporary bypass road will commence tomorrow (Friday).

Signs will also be placed in the area to assist motorists.

A catchment has been dug to regulate the water flow. This will allow the team to replace the old piping system under the road.

Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Works Mr. Clarence E. Pilgrim is urging motorists to be patient as the repiars are being conducted.

Pilgrim noted that the safety of motorists traveling in that vicinity is of utmost importance and the ministry apologizes for any inconvienience caused.