Main Street Bridge Officially Closed to Motorists

The Bridge is officially closed to all vehicle traffic as of Monday, April 27th. The south sidewalk will remain open until the temporary pedestrian bridge is installed.

Weather and circumstances permitting, work through Friday, May 15th will include:

  • Striping/painting Main St. and adjacent parking spaces
  • Installation of barrier for staging area in front of Bar Harbor Bank 
  • Location of water line near Centertown
  • Removal of hydrant at Centertown
  • Installation of drainage upgrades at the Centertown corner of the bridge
  • Begin stone removal at the Centertown corner of the bridge
  • Removal of wall near library for temporary bridge
  • Construction of temporary bridge foundations
  • There will also be underground canal rehabilitation work that will require closing Veterans Way for approximately two weeks in May (exact dates TBD)