Story by Troy Landreville,

COURTENAY, B.C. – Gear up for a slowdown on the 5th Street Bridge early Thursday morning.

There will be single lane alternating traffic on June 28 from 5:30 to 7:30 a.m. for bridge cleaning and inspection.

Traffic control workers will guide commuters and emergency vehicles through the work zone. The sidewalks will remain open.

For more information call Public Works at 250-1525 or email [email protected].