Thursday, March 09, 2017 - Updated: 1:31 PMPress Release
The Illinois Department of Transportation announced Monday that there will be lane closure on the I-24 bridge that carries the interstate over the Ohio River.
The closures are scheduled to begin on Monday, March 13 extending through Friday, March 17 and again on Monday, March 20 extending through Friday, March 24. The closure will be effective from 7 a.m. until 5:30 p.m. each day during these time periods.
Crews will perform the bi-annual inspection of the structure.
Emergency vehicles will be allowed through the construction site as quickly as possible.
Through traffic is encouraged to seek alternate routes while this work is underway.