The new Lake Champlain Bridge’s signature archway is
now assembled and appears ready to be moved to the site of the new bridge. But there’s still more work to be done before that next stage of the
An effort by some residents in New York to rename the Champlain Bridge
in honor of two fallen police officers is stirring controversy.
Comments: Should the bridge be renamed?
Earlier: Delays Increase Reconstruction Costs
The record high levels of Lake
Champlain have slowed construction of a new bridge connecting West
Addison, Vermont and Crown Point, New
York. The construction company was set
to assemble the archway of the Lake Champlain bridge at
a marina in Port Henry, New York.
As construction continues on the
new Lake Champlain Bridge
connecting West Addison, Vermont, and Crown Point,
New York, planning is also under way for
the opening celebration and commemoration of the 1929 bridge that was
Charlotte, Vermont and Essex,
New York ferry will begin running again on Thursday.Lake
Champlain Transportation says the first boat will leave Vermont at 6:00
in the morning. The ferry crossing was shut down earlier this year because of
ice on Lake Champlain.