News Release: HAMILTON, Bermuda – The Ministry of Public Works wishes to inform the motoring public that a condition assessment and load rating will be carried out on Swing Bridge. In preparation for the condition assessment fieldwork, scaffolding will be erected around the bridge, starting on December 5th, 2022.

It is anticipated that the scaffolding installation works will be completed by February 3rd, 2023.

Throughout the scaffolding installation period, the Swing Bridge may temporarily be restricted to one lane traffic to facilitate the bridge scaffolding erection.

Traffic will be managed by Bermuda Scaffolding representatives with signage and cones.

The Ministry of Public Works wishes to encourage the full cooperation of the public and apologizes for any inconvenience that may result.

Should there be any questions regarding the temporary lane closure, please direct queries to the attention of Ricardo Graham-Ward, Project Manager on 536-1825.