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Andrew Kramer
July 25, 2019 - 4:13 pm
AVALON, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — Townsends Inlet Bridge was reopened Thursday night several days ahead of schedule. It was originally planned to open on July 30 . The closure of the bridge, which connects Sea Isle and Avalon, has been an inconvenience for drivers since it closed in September 2018 for...
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Rachel Kurland
April 17, 2019 - 3:11 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Haverford Township drivers may be impeded by a months-long bridge closure. Last month, the Wolf administration announced the bridge carrying Manoa Road over Cobbs Creek in Haverford Township will be replaced. “This is a win-win situation,” Gov. Tom Wolf said in a...
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Performance enhancing drugs.
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April 11, 2019 - 4:00 am
By Amy E. Feldman, Judge Technology Solutions PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Is a performance-enhancing drug banned even if it doesn't enhance performance? A bridge champion needs to know. Geir Helgemo, an international bridge champion, was suspended by the World Bridge Federation after he tested...
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Bridge repairs
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Mark Abrams
April 08, 2019 - 5:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A Washington, D.C.-based group that advocates for investment in transportation projects cited Pennsylvania as having the second-highest number of bridges in the country that are in need of repairs — some more than others. The American Road and Transportation Builders...
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Townsend’s Inlet Bridge between Avalon and Sea Isle City, New Jersey at sunset with the drawbridge up for boats to pass below.
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Tim Jimenez
April 05, 2019 - 7:17 am
UPDATED 1 p.m. PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Construction on a bridge that connects the Jersey Shore towns of Sea Isle City and Avalon won't be finished by Memorial Day, as the summer season opens up. The Townsends Inlet Bridge has been under construction since September. But a problem popped up...
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David Madden
February 11, 2019 - 4:00 am
TRENTON, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — A bridge over I-295 in Gloucester County is being replaced, and it’ll take awhile to complete. Traffic patterns have changed for the first part of the Route 47 bridge reconstruction in Westville. “They’ve created a center work zone to allow the gas utility to do work...
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Townsends Inlet Bridge between Avalon and Sea Isle City
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Mike DeNardo
September 18, 2018 - 3:28 pm
SEA ISLE CITY, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — A key bridge at the Jersey shore is officially closed for the winter as part of it is being rebuilt. The Townsends Inlet Bridge, linking Sea Isle City with Avalon, is now closed for eight months while the south end is reconstructed. Seven of the bridge's 27...
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N.J. bridge work
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David Madden
July 19, 2018 - 1:50 pm
AUDUBON, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — Camden County officials cut the ribbon, symbolically opening a local bridge in Audubon on Thursday, although cars won't be able to use it for another week. "You never really know how important a road is until you close it," said Audubon Mayor John Ward at a ceremony...
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