MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Venetian Causeway issues will make getting to Miami Beach for Art Basel more of a headache than normal.
Mariners and motorists who use the Venetian Causeway’s two bascule bridges may experience minor delays on Thursday, December 5, 2013.READ MORE: Teen Seriously Hurt in Major Car Crash in Lauderhill
Because of demolition work on the old Miami Herald building along Biscayne Bay, there will be no power to the grid that services the East and West Venetian Causeway bridges.READ MORE: Stimulus Check Latest: Is A Fourth Relief Payment Coming?
The bridges will need to operate on generator power that day from 8 a.m. until approximately 4 p.m.
The use of generator power to open and close the bridges may result in a slight delay.MORE NEWS: COVID In Florida: 3,231 New Cases, 33 Additional Deaths Reported Sunday
Mariners and motorists who rely on the bridges should bring along their patience during this temporary situation.