CBB Ramp Closing Set
As part of a new stage in the major deck and ramp reconstruction of the Cross Bay Bridge, the southbound ramp from the bridge onto Beach Channel Drive East (towards Far Rockaway) and Rockaway Freeway/ Shorefront Parkway will be closed to traffic beginning Monday, February 23, 2009, and remain so until on or before Memorial Day weekend. The ramp will be fully closed for demolition work and structural concrete repairs, followed by new paving. During this period all southbound customers wishing to travel east will exit onto Beach Channel Drive West via the Riis Park ramp and follow the detour signs. Specific detours as follows:
Motorists seeking Beach Channel Drive East will be directed to make a left onto Beach 108 Street, then a left onto Rockaway Freeway, followed by a left onto Beach 94 Street and from there to BCD East. Motorists seeking Rockaway Freeway or Shore Parkway will make a left from Beach Channel Drive West onto Beach 108 Street, followed by a left at Rockaway Freeway, or continue on Beach 108 Street until Shore Parkway.