The Niagara County Department of Public Works announced two bridge projects on roads over Eighteen Mile Creek in the Town of Hartland are slated to begin next week, necessitating some traffic changes.
DPW Commissioner Garret Meal said Orangeport Road between Ridge and Wheeler roads will be closed to all except local traffic beginning Monday, Sept. 21, for a bridge deck repair. The road is expected to reopen about six weeks later on Oct. 30.
The Quaker Road bridge located north of Slayton Settlement Road will be reduced to one lane of traffic for bridge deck repair beginning Tuesday, Sept. 22. That work should also completed, and two-traffic restored, by Oct. 30.