Suns Partner with JEA to Open Matthews Bridge on Friday Night GamesApril 3, 2013 - Southern League (SL) Jacksonville Suns
When reached for comment Suns President and Owner Peter Bragan Jr. said the following: "I can't say enough about how thrilled I am that the contractor is willing to work with us in making it easier for Suns fans to get to Suns games, a special thanks goes out to Stephen Haney and Mike Goldman for their efforts."
The Matthews Bridge will also have no closures on Thursday, April 4th, Memorial Day Weekend Games, Wednesday, July 3rd and also for the Southern League All-Star Game on Wednesday, July 17th. For other weekday night games when the lane closures are eastbound they will begin at 7:00 P.M. except on Wednesday's when it is 9:00 P.M. For full bridge closures or westbound lane closures they will not begin before 8:00 P.M. to allow the traffic coming to the game to arrive on time. "We are excited to give some assistance to our fans from the Arlington and Atlantic Beach areas that had transportation issues last season when attending games" stated Suns General Manager Chris Peters.
The Jacksonville Suns are the Double-A Affiliate of the Miami Marlins and are proud members of the Southern League of Professional Baseball Clubs. The Suns begin the 2013 season with Opening Night on Thursday, April 4. The Suns will also host the 2013 Southern League All-Star Game on Wednesday, July 17th. Season tickets, sponsorships and group events are currently on sale for the 2013 season by calling the Suns front office at (904) 358-2846. The 2013 season is presented by Everbank, official banking partner of the Jacksonville Suns.
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