FDOT Press Release - Motorists traveling US 98 will drive across the new Wakulla River Bridge Tuesday, October 5. Crews will begin removing the old bridge Wednesday, October 6 and complete Saturday, October 30. Access to the river will be maintained and open to recreational users at all times; however, intermittent boat ramp closures, boat traffic delays and river channel narrowing will occur. Boaters are reminded to follow buoys that designate the channel. Motorists are reminded to use caution and obey traffic flaggers while traveling through work zone.