Seven Mile Bridge

A portion of the field of 1,500 competitors run across the convergence of the Atlantic Ocean and Gulf of Mexico during the Seven Mile Bridge Run Saturday, April 18, 2015, near Marathon, Fla., in the Florida Keys. The annual footrace across the longest of 42 bridges over water that help comprise the Florida Keys Overseas Highway began in 1982.  (Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

Runners Lace Up For Seven Mile Bridge Run

Runners laced up for the annual Seven Mile Bridge run in the Florida Keys on Saturday.

04/18/2015

Contestants in the Seven Mile Bridge Run near Marathon, Fla., approach the span's highest point Saturday, April 5, 2014. The annual event attracted 1,500 runners who ran over the longest of 42 bridges over water that help comprise the Florida Keys Overseas Highway. The run began in 1982 to help herald the completion of a federally funded construction program that built 37 new bridges in the Keys. (Source: Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

Seven Mile Bridge To Close Saturday For Race

If you’re planning a trip to lower Keys this weekend take note, the Seven Mile Bridge will be closed for several hours for the annual race.

04/17/2015

Brandon Dodson and Flagler the dolphin splash each other at Dolphin Research Center Friday, Jan. 9, 2015, in Marathon, Fla. The interactive experience with the dolphins was a facet of Soldier Ride, which has 60 vets -- most suffering severe injuries from wars in Iraq and Afghanistan -- biking segments of the Florida Keys Overseas Highway. The event is staged by the Wounded Warrior Project to help restore injured soldiers' physical and emotional well-being. It concludes in Key West Sunday, Jan. 11. (Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau Photo)

Wounded Warriors Get Inspiration Therapy In The Keys

About 60 wounded military veterans got some inspiration therapy during their Soldier Ride that concludes in Key West on Sunday.

01/10/2015

The Seven Mile Bridge in The Florida Keys

Piece Of Concrete Falls Off Old Seven Mile Bridge

Parts of the historic seven mile bridge have fallen into the ocean making it dangerous for boaters near the area.

08/30/2014

Contestants in the Seven Mile Bridge Run near Marathon, Fla., approach the span's highest point Saturday, April 5, 2014. The annual event attracted 1,500 runners who ran over the longest of 42 bridges over water that help comprise the Florida Keys Overseas Highway. The run began in 1982 to help herald the completion of a federally funded construction program that built 37 new bridges in the Keys. (Source: Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

S.Fla. Student Wins Seven Mile Bridge Race

A South Florida college student took home the prize for the men’s race on the Florida Keys’ Seven Mile Bridge run on Saturday.

04/05/2014

Seven Mile Bridge

Keys Approve Agreement To Restore Section Of Seven Mile Bridge

Monroe County commissioners approved an agreement Wednesday between the Florida Department of Transportation, Monroe County and the City of Marathon to provide funding to restore and maintain a 2.2-mile section of the historic Seven Mile Bridge in the Florida Keys.

03/19/2014

The Seven Mile Bridge and Pigeon Key in The Florida Keys

New Ramp To Make Old Seven Mile Bridge More Accessible

The historic Seven Mile bridge will soon be wheelchair accessible. The Florida Department of Environmental Protection has authorized a $1.16 million plan to improve access to the Old Seven Mile Bridge in Marathon Key with a ramp that will run along an existing stairwell beneath the new bridge.

01/12/2014

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Fatal Head-On Collision Closes Seven Mile Bridge In Keys

The Seven Mile Bridge was closed in both directions Wednesday night after a two cars collided, killing one person and injuring another.

CBS4–04/17/2013

A South Florida man won the men's title in the annual Seven Mile Bridge Run. (Source: Andy Newman/FL Keys News Bureau)

South Florida Man Wins 7 Mile Bridge Run In Keys

A South Florida man won the overall men’s title during an annual footrace over the Florida Keys Overseas Highway’s longest bridge.

CBS4–04/13/2013

The Seven Mile Bridge will be temporarily closed Saturday for the 32nd Annual Seven Mile Bridge Run.(Source: Florida Keys News Bureau)

Keys’ Seven Mile Bridge To Close Temporarily On Saturday

The Seven Mile Bridge, longest of 42 spans on the Florida Keys’ Overseas Highway, is to close temporarily to vehicular traffic during the early morning hours Saturday, April 13, for the 32nd annual footrace over the convergence of the Atlantic Ocean and Gulf of Mexico.

CBS4–04/12/2013

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