Hawthorne Bridge Closure for Rose Festival Fireworks Tonight

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May 24, 2013 12:05


Tonight, Friday May 24, 2013, the Hawthorne Bridge will be closed to all traffic during the Rose Festival Fireworks Show.

The bridge will close to all traffic at approximately 9:30 p.m. This includes all pedestrian and bicycle traffic. The closure is for safety reasons and nobody will be allowed to remain on the bridge during the fireworks show.

The bridge should be completely open again by 11:00 p.m.




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