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The bridge on North First Street at Norfolk is set to reopen.

Liz Lienemann, communications manager for the city of Norfolk, said in a press release early Wednesday afternoon that the bridge that crosses the flood control is set to reopen on Friday, Dec. 6.

Repair work on the bridge began in mid-October. As part of the closure, a traffic detour was established around the section of First Street from Benjamin Avenue to the Northeast Industrial Highway.

The city expressed its thanks to citizens for patience and cooperation during the closure.

In other news

NORFOLK -- A vehicle that reportedly didn’t have working taillights resulted in the arrest of a Norfolk man for fourth offense driving while intoxicated.

MADISON — The Madison County Courthouse will be closed all day Tuesday, Dec. 24, and all day on Wednesday, Dec. 25, in observance of Christmas.