River bridge partly closed

For the rest of this week and through next week, work will be done on the old bridge across the Conecuh River near Riverview with the bridge being briefly closed for all traffic.

According to information provided by Katelyn E. Turner, public information officer for the Alabama Department of Transportation, work began Monday for a joint removal and replacement operation. She said this is a more permanent solution to the work performed on the bridge last week.

This week, the northbound lane will be closed with traffic signals and flagmen being used to allow traffic to flow across the bridge in t...