New Kent Charles City Chronicle

News for New Kent County and Charles City County, Virginia | January 23, 2021

Benjamin Harrison Bridge closing overnight on Jan. 15

By Community Member | January 9, 2021 12:14 am

The Benjamin Harrison Bridge that connects Charles City and Prince George County will be closed overnight on Friday, Jan. 15.

The bridge will be closed to all vehicular traffic from 12-4 a.m. for aerial cable installation.

Motorists traveling to the Hampton Roads area are advised to use the Jamestown-Scotland Ferry as an alternate route. Motorists who are traveling to the Prince George/Hopewell area are to take Route 5 west (John Tyler Memorial Highway) to Interstate 295 and travel southbound and use Exit 15A and travel eastbound on Route 10. Motorists traveling from Prince George/Hopewell are to take Route 10 westbound to Interstate 295 northbound to exit 22A and travel eastbound on Route 5.