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Texas A&M University at Galveston
Urgent Bridge Closure Update
Thursday, June 30, 2011

Texas A&M University at Galveston reports that the construction schedule for Pelican Island Bridge repair will be cancelled on Monday, July 4, and will resume on Tuesday at 6 p.m. per the normal schedule.

The bridge currently is closed to vehicular traffic from 6 pm to 9 pm and reopens to vehicular traffic from 9 pm to 9:30 pm. Closures will continue through the night as per the original schedule. 

Bridge closure and access information beginning June 27 (Monday):

  • 6 am to 6 pm, Monday through Thursday (OPEN to cars/trucks)
  • 6 pm to 9:00 pm, Monday through Thursday (CLOSED to cars/trucks)
  • 9 pm to 9:30 pm, Monday through Thursday (OPEN to cars/trucks)
  • 9:30 pm to 12 am, Monday through Thursday (CLOSED to cars/trucks)
  • 12 am to 12:30 am, Monday through Thursday (OPEN to cars/trucks)
  • 12:30 am to 2:30 am, Monday through Thursday (CLOSED to cars/trucks)
  • 2:30 am to 3 am, Monday through Thursday (OPEN for cars/trucks)
  • 3:00 am to 6 am, Monday through Thursday (CLOSED for cars/trucks)

The bridge will be under normal operations from Friday through Monday.

Continue to monitor the TAMUG website for any schedule changes, updates and to post any questions about bridge closures. Please note that emergency personnel will be stationed on the TAMUG campus during construction. Again, we are working together to minimize the impact of Pelican Island Bridge closures upon our campus operations. We apologize for the late notice, but we just learned of this change. Most importantly, we want to stress that your safety is foremost.




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