(Cleveland) - It's a big week in the history of the new Innerbelt Bridge.
Abbey Ave. will be closed for two weeks as crew close the gap, completing the span.
ODOT's Jocelynn Clemings says there are a number of “pieces” that will be lifted into place to close the gap over Abbey.
"If you look down the length of the bridge," says Clemings, "There are five places where the steel touches down on the concrete support piers. Those are called girder lines."
To close the gap over Abbey Avenue, there will be two pieces of steel to connect each girder line (so 10 in total).
The first pieces will likely go up Tuesday with the last piece likely going up Friday!
(Photos courtesy of ODOT)
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