ETNA, N.Y.—The Etna Lane Bridge will close from Tuesday, May 31 until at least October 2022, the Tompkins County Highway Department announced Thursday.

The bridge, located in the Town of Dryden, will undergo a replacement process and will be closed to all thru traffic. A detour is being established, though the detour was not detailed in the announcement, and a pedestrian bridge is being provided for walkers.

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