FG set to shut down Third Mainland Bridge
Third Mainland Bridge, Lagos State is set to be shut by the Federal Government. This move is expected to last for six months starting from Friday, July 24, 2020.
The Federal Controller of Works in Lagos State, Olukayode Popoola, confirmed this on Monday. He revealed that consultations were on for another phase of repair works to begin on the 11.8Km bridge.
“We want to do maintenance work on Third Mainland Bridge very soon. We may close it from 24th of July.
We are still working out the modalities and when we perfect the traffic management plan we will move to site.
Everything being expected for the repairs of the bridge arrived the country, that is why we want to start the repairs."