Mississippi River Bridge Daytime Closure This Week
By West Kentucky Star Staff
CAIRO, IL - Travelers in the Cairo area are being turned away from the US 60/62 Mississippi River Bridge during daytime hours this week for a required annual safety inspection.
The Illinois Department of Transportation says the bridge will be closed during the day Monday through Friday this week, and again Monday, April 3 through Friday, April 7.
The bridge will be open to all traffic from 5:30 pm in the evenings, to 7 am the next morning.