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Bridge work set for Sanibel Toll Plaza, Matlacha Drawbridge

By Staff | Oct 11, 2021

Sanibel Causeway Bridge Lee County Government

Maintenance work will affect bridges on Matlacha and Sanibel over the next few weeks.

Sanibel Toll Facility:

Lee County Department of Transportation will conduct maintenance at the Sanibel Toll Plaza on Wednesday, Oct 13.

Each toll lane will be closed for approximately one hour between 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Lee County DOT will also perform maintenance on the tolling equipment at the Sanibel Toll Facility on Monday, Nov. 1 through Tuesday, Nov. 2. Work will start at 7:30 am and be completed by midnight on November 2. Motorists are urged to use caution as there will be intermittent lane closures in the work areas. For further information, please contact Rob Radford at (239) 533-0110.

Matlacha Drawbridge to have frequent openings for maintenance

The Matlacha Drawbridge will have frequent openings for maintenance work from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 28, and motorists should expect delays.

Message boards will be placed on both sides of the bridge a week in advance to alert drivers of the planned bridge openings. The work is anticipated to last one day only, weather permitting.

For more information about Lee DOT, visit www.leegov.com/dot.