The National Works Agency, NWA ,is reporting that effective today, the Forum Bridge on Port Henderson Road in Portmore will be closed for the next three months.
They say this will facilitate repairs to the bridge’s structure.
Traffic along Port Henderson will be rerouted through a temporary detour road next to the bridge.
The NWA says that during morning peak hours between 5 and 9 am, only one-way traffic will be allowed, flowing northbound for motorists travelling in the direction of the Toll Plaza.
And during the evening peak hours from 4 to 8 pm, only southbound one-way traffic will be allowed.
Operators of heavy duty vehicles will not be allowed to use the detour road.