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SUV Jumps Opening Flagler Bridge - See Video

SUV Jumps Over Flagler Bridge

Multiple cameras on the Flagler Bridge captured a driver, identified as 29-year-old James Montano, jumping the bridge as it was going up. Police say the jump was not the act of a daredevil, but more likely distracted driving. The bridge was shutdown for 5 hours on Saturday because of the accident.

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This Week in Palm Beach 11-7-2014


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- Voters turn out at island polling places
- Marijuana Amendment Falls Short Of Needed 60 Percent
- Atwater, Bondi, Putnam Return To Florida Cabinet
> Elder Care Forum
> Board of Directors Luncheon and Fall Business Meeting
- Flagler Bridge ReOpens on Schedule
- Town Secures OK To Keep Bridge Cameras

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Flagler Bridge Reopens on Schedule

Flagler Memorial Bridge

The North Bridge opened on-time today, November 1st, as promised by FDOT. Civic Association Communications Director Mike Brown drove over the bridge both ways at 9 a.m. and reports that it was a smoother ride than 6 months ago when it closed.

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This Week in Palm Beach 10-24-2014

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BREAKING: Palm Beach Town Manager Peter Elwell Leaving to go to Brattleboro

> Proposed Medical Marijuana Law Debated

- Officials Eye Moratorium On Pot Stores If Amendment 2 Passes

- Medical Marijuana Foes Are Making Gains In Florida

- See the Civic Association Poll

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FDOT News Alert: Flagler Memorial Bridge to Reopen November 1

On Saturday morning, Nov. 1, the Flagler Memorial Bridge will reopen to vehicular and pedestrian traffic Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) officials report.

Once reopened, there will be one eastbound lane and one westbound lane on the bridge with no restrictions and the north sidewalk will be open. Left turn restrictions at the intersection of the Royal Park Bridge and Flagler Drive will remain in place.

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