Night closure scheduled for New Youngs Bay Bridge

August 26, 2018                                       For more information: Lou Torres, 503-986-2880



ASTORIA—A one night closure of the New Youngs Bay Bridge (U.S. 101) is scheduled from 9 p.m. on Thursday, September 5 to 5 a.m. on Friday, September 6.

During the full night closure, the Oregon Department of Transportation Astoria Drawbridge and Seaside Bridge crews will be doing yearly maintenance including greasing the cables on the drawbridge, making guardrail repairs, patching wheel ruts and cleaning signs.

Variable message signs will be posted at various locations warning travelers of the closure.

The temporary detour is U.S. 101 Business in Astoria.


For updates on traffic, go to or call 511. 

Access for pedestrians, including those with disabilities, is available and identified through or around work zones.