Popps Ferry Bridge

Popp’s Ferry bridge to close Thursday

The Popp’s Ferry bridge, the two-lane West Biloxi artery used by 20,000 motorists on an average day, will be closed to vehicles Thursday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. for repairs. The closure will allow city contractors to make adjustments…

Popp’s Ferry Bridge struck by vessel

The Popp’s Ferry Bridge in Biloxi was closed for nearly four hours this afternoon after it was struck by a tugboat pushing three barges. Biloxi officials say the incident took place just before 1 p.m. The vessel ‘Miss Laurie’ and…

Popp’s Ferry Bridge back open

According to the City of Biloxi, the Popp’s Ferry Bridge experienced an electrical shortage caused by the rain in the area yesterday. The electrical shortage affected a switch that dealt with the closing of the bridge and is currently being…

Popps Ferry Bridge Back Open After Temporary Closing

The Popps Ferry Bridge in Biloxi is back open and traffic is flowing smoothly after being shut down for a little more than an hour Wednesday morning, from sometime after 5 a.m. to just before 8 a.m. The bridge was…

Popp’s Ferry Bridge upgrades set for completion

City contractors in Biloxi this week will be finalizing the upgrades to the Popp’s Ferry Bridge. No other closures are expected. Twenty-thousand drivers travel down the Popp’s Ferry Bridge every day. Since work began in December they have seen plenty…

Popp’s Ferry Bridge morning lane closure

Tomorrow morning from 9 to 10 the southbound lane of the Popp’s Ferry Bridge in Biloxi will be closed. This closure is for maintenance work on the steel deck of the bridge. The city has to work on this section…

Popp’s Ferry Bridge closing at 10 p.m. tonight

Popp’s Ferry Bridge is set to close again tonight at 10 p.m. for some more work. Contractors will have to connect the recently installed generator to a landline power source. It is all a part of a $1.27 million project…

Popp’s Ferry Bridge temporarily closing Friday night

The Popp’s Ferry Bridge will close again Friday night at 10 p.m. to allow contractors to connect the recently installed generator and switch to a landline power source. Biloxi officials say the bridge will be closed starting at 10 p.m.…

Popp’s Ferry Bridge to close temporarily Friday

The Popp’s Ferry Bridge in Biloxi will be closing tonight to replace a generator that powers the bridge. The bridge will only be closed for eight hours at the most from 10 p.m. Friday through 6 a.m. Saturday. The work…

Popp’s Ferry Bridge to close temporarily Friday

The Popp’s Ferry Bridge in Biloxi will be closing Friday night to replace a generator that powers the bridge. The bridge will only be closed for eight hours at the most from 10 p.m. Friday through 6 a.m. Saturday. The…

Popp’s Ferry drawbridge halts traffic in Biloxi

Anyone traveling over the drawbridge on Popp’s Ferry Road earlier today was likely delayed. The bridge became stuck in the up position at around 6:30 this morning.  Police responded to the area to direct traffic in the affected area and…

First Phase Complete

Contractors have completed the first phase of new lighting along the Popp's Ferry Bridge. The Led lights run along the eastern side of the bridge for a quarter mile. Although the installation was originally planned to take a few hours…

Proposal For A New Popps Ferry Bridge

Popps Ferry Road is already being torn up to widen the mile long stretch between Cedar Lake and the D'iberville City limits but could more road work on Popps Ferry be on the way?