Hwy 36 to Close Eight Hours a Day Beginning August 1 But Aliens and Others Can Still Attend Bridgefest
Starting August 1, a contractor working for the Federal Highway Administration will be closing State Route 36 west of Dinsmore at mile marker 36 to mile marker 40.4 on Mon -Thurs from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. and again at 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. and Fridays from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. and again at 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.
On weekends, State Route 36 will be open.
Kate McCay, Bridgeville’s BridgeFest event coordinator, wants to remind everyone that anything west of mile marker 36 will be open no matter what day of the week you drive through.
Vendors on Old Bridge. [All Photos provided by
“No delays and clear roads 7 days a week from highway 101 to 12 miles east of Bridgeville!” she wrote. “Tell everyone, come on up to the river, towns, properties, events. West of construction is Open!”
So, don’t worry. You can join the aliens and the more normal sort at BridgeFest on Saturday, August 19, in Bridgeville at mile marker 24.
Crowds on the Old Bridge at Bridgefest.