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City crews will close the North Fourth Street bridge for repairs on Thursday and Friday.

According to a notice from the city, crews will close the bridge–on North Fourth between Campbell and Hanover streets–from 9 a.m. Thursday to 9 a.m. Friday.

A full closure is necessary to make repairs on the bridge ahead of the 68th N.C. Azalea Festival, according to the notice.