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Repairs beginning on Arlington Memorial Bridge

Monday - 9/10/2012, 6:57am  ET

ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) - Motorists can expect delays on the Arlington Memorial Bridge as a two-month construction projects gets under way.

Beginning Monday, the National Park Service says crews will repair the concrete bridge deck, resettle the granite curb and replace sections of the sidewalk on the bridge connecting Arlington, Va., and the District of Columbia.

WJLA reports that during the weekdays, at least one eastbound lane will be closed between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. and westbound lanes will be shut down between 9:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. Weekend closures will last from 7 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Monday.

The project is expected to be completed in November.


Information from: WJLA-TV,

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