New Stinson Parade Bridge ready to open next week

bridgeThe new Stinson Parade Bridge is set to open next Thursday.

The Fiji Roads Authority is currently undertaking final touches to ensure everything is set before it opens.

The opening of the new Stinson Bridge will be a relief to motorists as there will be no more detour into the city.

The new bridge was schedule to open mid of this year.

Meanwhile, The Fiji Roads Authority has also confirmed that the new Vatuwaqa Bridge will also be opened next Wednesday.

One lane of the new Vatuwaqa Bridge was temporarily opened this morning as there were some issues with the lights at the bailey bridge.

FRA Chief Executive Officer Jonathan Moore says one lane of the new bridge was opened to avoid causing disruptions in traffic.

FRA had previously stated that work on the bridge would be completed by the middle of this year.