- Published: Sunday, 09 November 2014 16:13
- Posted by R. Michael Brown
Special for the Civic Association News: Dian Vujovich
It’s been a week since what locals call the North Bridge has reopened. And opened on time without a hitch, snag or crumbling piling.
While the Flagler Memorial Bridge only has half the number of lanes open now for traffic -- one westbound and one eastbound -- half is much better than nothing. In addition to making the drive to and from the island a lot quicker and easier, the opening has provided some welcome relief to shop owners and merchants, who found their off-season business more off than ever from May through October.