On the night of April 9-10, the navigation period for drawing bridges in 2021 officially started in St. Petersburg. Bridges on the Neva will begin to be opened on a regular schedule depending on requests from the Volgo-Balt Administration. On April 20, they will be joined by crossings on the branches of the Neva. All bridges reached the beginning of navigation in full readiness.
According to the press service of St. Petersburg State Budgetary Institution "Mostotrest", the schedule for drawing bridges in 2021 remained unchanged. So, Volodarsky, Palace, Annunciation and Tuchkov bridges will be opened twice a night. Drawing of Sampsonievsky, Grenadiersky, Kantemirovsky bridges thrown across the river Great Nevka is also made by prior request two days in advance.
You can follow the current drawing schedule during navigation in the free mobile application "Bridges of St. Petersburg" or on the information website https://mostotrest-spb.ru/. Both resources provide real-time information about whether the bridge is opened or bridged, and how much time exactly is left before its drawing or bridging. Also, information is always available on the official pages of the institution in social networks.