Florida, Longboat Key Bridge Closure

Written by Chuck Baier
October 24, 2020

Quinn Construction Inc, acting on behalf of the bridge owner, Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT), is authorized to temporarily deviate from drawbridge operation regulations 33 CFR 117.311 that governs the (SR789) New Pass Bridge across the New Pass channel, mile 0.5, at Sarasota, Florida. Under this temporary deviation, the (SR 789) New Pass Bridge will require a 6 hour advance notice for a bridge opening from November 5, 2020 until May 01, 2021. Maintenance and repair will be conducted during daylight hours only. At all other times the bridge will operate as advertised in CFR. All mariners are advised to proceed with caution when transiting the area. For further information please contact U.S. Coast Guard Sector St. Petersburg Waterways Management at 727-824-7506 or via email at D07- [email protected] Chart: 11425

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Chuck Baier

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