First Alert Traffic: Ringling Bridge work slowing traffic to the key

First Alert Traffic: Ringling Bridge work slowing traffic to the key
Traffic is backing up because of construction work on the Ringling Bridge. (Source: FDOT)

SARASOTA, Fla. (WWSB) - Construction on top of the Ringling Bridge has one westbound lane closed, slowing traffic heading to Lido Key.

The Sarasota Police Department suggest if you’re heading out to Lido or St Armands, please allow extra travel time. Estimated time of all westbound lanes re-opening is 4 p.m.

All eastbound lanes are open coming off the island.

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