Daily Vehicle Traffic: 35,500
Height (At Mean High Tide): 35 feet
Weight Limits: Legal Load
The Gilmerton Bridge has a vehicle height restriction. Roadway vehicle height: 16'0
The all-new Gilmerton Bridge, open for marine traffic, opens on demand, except during restricted periods.
Rush Hour Restrictions: 6:30 to 8:30 a.m. and 3:30 to 5:30 p.m., Monday through Friday (except Federal holidays), the bridge will open for commercial vessels with two-hour advance notice.
The Gilmerton Bridge replacement project was managed by the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT). Work began in November 2009 and the bridge opened to traffic in the fall of 2013.