County of Monmouth
Engineering - Glimmer Glass Bridge

Glimmer Glass Bridge (W9) Brielle Road, Manasquan

Please be advised that the summer schedule for the operation of the Glimmer Glass Bridge will go into effect on Memorial Day, May 31, 2021.

Beginning Memorial Day, the bridge will open on demand at all times, except between the hours of 7 a.m. and 8 p.m., during which time the bridge only need open on the hour and half hour if vessels need to pass, (i.e. 7 a.m., 7:30 a.m., 8 a.m., 8:30 a.m. and so on). This schedule will remain in effect until Labor Day, at which time it will go back to on demand, 24/7.

The schedule for the entire year as per the US Code of Federal Regulations (US CFR) is available online.

Additionally, information regarding public notices issued by the US Coast Guard can be found at the following link:

To contact the US Coast Guard online, with questions and/or comments, they can be reached online at the link below:

In addition to monitoring the vessel traffic at this location, the County is developing a plan to help mitigate the impacts of the movable bridge openings on the vehicular traffic on nearby roadways in Manasquan and Brielle. Plans are actively being developed to improve the flow of traffic. The County is working with the municipalities to ensure the development of a plan that will benefit roadway and waterway users.

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