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For more information please contact Keith Roberts with IDOT at: (618) 351-5250
The Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) would like to alert motorists traveling on US 60/62 near Cairo of an upcoming bridge closure.
The bridge carrying US 60/62 over the Mississippi River between Illinois and Missouri will be closed to all traffic beginning Monday, March 16, 2015. This closure is necessary to facilitate major repairs to the bridge and is anticipated to be in place until March 18, 2016.
Motorists must use alternate routes. Message boards advising of the closure will be placed at various locations in Illinois, Kentucky, and Missouri for the duration of the project.
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