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Released: 7/26/2017 

Ben Franklin Bridge to close on Sunday, 7/30 from 6:30 a.m. until 8 a.m.

On Sunday morning, July 30, 2017, the Ben Franklin Bridge will be closed in both directions to all vehicular traffic from 6:30 a.m. to 8 a.m. for the annual Tour de Shore charity bicycle event. The bridge's pedestrian walkway will not be affected by the roadway closure.

PATCO will run a special schedule with enhanced service between 4:50 am and 8 a.m. on Sunday. The enchanced service includes trains with additional cars running every 20 minutes instead of every 30 minutes. For schedule information, visit

Customers are advised to seek an alternate route such as the Walt Whitman, the Betsy Ross Bridge or PATCO during that time period.

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