(FAIRBANKS, Alaska) – The Alaska Department of Transportation & Public Facilities is closing the Jack Creek bridge at Mile 36 of the Nabesna Road for maintenance. The bridge will close to through traffic starting at 8 a.m. on Sept. 21 and will reopen by 10 a.m. on Sept. 29.
During the closure new girders and a new bridge deck will be installed, enabling heavier loads to cross the bridge in the future. The Nabesna Road is located off the Glenn Highway/Tok Cuttoff.
For updates on the closure please visit 511.Alaska.Gov or call Tom Williams, (907) 451-5280.
The Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities oversees 249 airports, 11 ferries serving 35 communities, 5,619 miles of highway and 720 public facilities throughout the state of Alaska. The mission of the department is to “Keep Alaska Moving through service and infrastructure.”