QUICK LINKS:

Chili Avenue bridge over Erie Canal closed until further notice

Updated: 05/07/2014 9:25 AM
Created: 05/06/2014 9:48 PM WHEC.com

News10NBC has learned that the Chili Avenue Bridge over the Erie Canal in the City of Rochester is closed until further notice.

DOT officials say the closure is a precaution after crews discovered advanced steel deterioration Tuesday during an ongoing bridge painting project.

Officials say the closure was unplanned. A temporary detour will be posted directing eastbound drivers to Brooks Avenue and westbound motorists to Genesee Park Boulevard.

We will let you know when the bridge is scheduled to reopen.





News10NBC/WHEC-TV welcomes your opinion and interaction on our website, but please remember to keep it clean. If you're advertising for another business, being profane, vulgar or slanderous your post will be deleted. By commenting on this website, you agree that anything you post may be used, along with your name and profile picture, in accordance with our Privacy Policy and the license you have granted pursuant to our Terms of Use. Comments are not pre-screened before they posted.

Rochester

Broken Clouds
69°
74° | 63°
  • Feels like: 69° F
  • Wind: SSW 12mph
  • Humidity: 70%
  • Mon A few morning showers
    57° | 52°
  • Tue Abundant sunshine
    69° | 43°
  • Wed Sunshine
    71° | 50°
  • Thu Abundant sunshine
    76° | 52°