2 downtown bridges set for weekend closures, detours listed below

Mathews, Main Street Bridges closed during certain times

By Zachery Lashway - Reporter/anchor, Frank Powers - Assignment manager, Roxy Tyler - Web producer

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - If you’re heading downtown this weekend, be advised that two of the bridges over the St. Johns River will be impacted by closures.

The Main Street Bridge will be closed for inspections by the Florida Department of Transportation from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. You can use the Acosta Bridge as a detour.

The Mathews Bridge will be closed to all eastbound traffic from 6 p.m. Friday until 6 a.m. Sunday for crews to do bridge maintenance. One westbound lane will be closed during the same hours. you can use the Hart Bridge to get around that closure.

You should see the signs at the base of the bridges during the closures. 


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