Belle Glade Sun

Bridge maintenance impacts Lake Okeechobee boaters at Torrey Island

Notice to Navigation

Notice is given that Palm Beach County, Florida has closed the Torrey Island Bridge crossing the Okeechobee Waterway Route 2 at Chosen Point near Belle Glade for emergency maintenance until March 31. The Torrey Island Bridge when closed has water to bridge deck clearance for only low profile vessels like bass boats.

Okeechobee Waterway Route 1 is clear and open to all vessel traffic.