The Florida Department of Transportation is assessing and inspecting damage to the Pensacola Bay Bridge due to Hurricane Sally. This overview of the bridge highlights the individual components FDOT inspectors are investigating.
Pensacola News Journal
Not only have Gulf Breeze and Pensacola Beach small businesses been dealt a one-two punch with the coronavirus pandemic and damage from Hurricane Sally damage, but now they’re feeling the effects of slow business due to the Pensacola Bay Bridge closure.
DC Reeves, chief entrepreneurial officer for the Studer Community Institute and owner of Perfect Plain Brewery, came up with the idea for the “Bridge the Gap Small Business Benefit” to help mitigate some of the losses that will likely be suffered during the bridge’s expected sixth-month closure.
“I think this bridge being out is probably worse than those two things combined,”