County of Monmouth

For Immediate Release:
June 14, 2024

Glimmer Glass Bridge closed for repairs

MANASQUAN, NJ – The Glimmer Glass Bridge (W-9), along Fisk Avenue between Brielle and Manasquan, has been temporarily closed to vehicle and pedestrian traffic.

During a routine inspection of the Bridge, necessary repair work has been discovered. To perform these repairs, the Monmouth County Division of Bridges has closed the Bridge’s roadway. Vehicles and pedestrians should plan to use an alternate route during this time. Detour signs have been posted.

“I am directing County personnel to have a complete assessment of the Bridge performed so that we can make an informed decision of the totality of the repairs needed,” said Commissioner Director Thomas A. Arnone, liaison to the Department of Public Works and Engineering. “As always, the safety of our residents and visitors using this Bridge, and our entire infrastructure in Monmouth County, is always our top priority.”

It is anticipated that the Bridge will closed to vehicle and pedestrian traffic for up to three weeks and there will be intermittent closures for marine traffic.

Bridge operators will remain stationed onsite 24/7 to ensure safe marine travel.

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