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Work begins on Big Four Bridge lighting project

The Big Four Bridge (Source: WAVE 3 News) The Big Four Bridge (Source: WAVE 3 News)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Crews have begun work to install 1,500 light fixtures along the length of the Big Four Bridge, and officials are warning that construction and high usage could cause bottlenecks.

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During construction, sections of the walkway between the bridge structure and the center of the deck will be blocked off. Officials said through access will available throughout the project, which is scheduled to be completed in January 2015, but the path could be constricted.

Most of the construction will take place on weekdays, but some work may be necessary on weekends.

Officials advised cyclists and pedestrians to be prepared to slow down and be aware of those around them.

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