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Queen Isabella Causeway Maintenance Info:

Queen Isabella Causeway maintenance info: 8/7-9 8am-4pm westbound traffic will be restricted to the inside lane. Please drive safely.

May 5 Causeway Closure

May 5, 2017 1:08 p.m. SH 100 BETWEEN PORT ISABEL AND SOUTH PADRE ISLAND CAUSEWAY WILL BE CLOSED ON BOTH LANES FOR A SITUATION IN PROGRESS. Traffic is currently being diverted back through Port Isabel as local authorities work to reopen the bridge. The bridge is expected to reopen in two to three hours. As […]

Plans underway for 10th Anniversary of the Queen Isabella Causeway Collapse

In the early morning hours of September 15, 2001, just four days after 9/11, a barge struck the Queen Isabella Causeway causing a portion of it to collapse. Eight lives were lost and three survivors rescued from the waters of the Laguna Madre Bay. A decade later, members of the communities bridged by the Queen […]

9th Anniversary of the Queen Isabella Causeway Collapse Ceremony 9/15 9a

9th Anniversary of the Queen Isabella Causeway Collapse Memorial Service at the base of the bridge in Port Isabel Wednesday, September 15, 2010 at 9 a.m. Prayer & Moment of Silence The Public is Invited to Attend. 20100915-qic_memorial