ALTON — Vice President Joe Biden will pay a visit to Alton Tuesday, according to published reports.
Biden will be in town for a fund-raiser for Sen. Dick Durbin, reports state.
The event's cost is $1,000 per ticket, according to news reports.
Bethalto Mayor Alan Winslow announced three highways and the St. Louis Regional Airport property will be shut down to accommodate Biden's motorcade. At about 2 p.m. the airport property and Routes 111, 140, and 255 will be closed completely for 15 to 20 minutes and will be closed again for a short time around 8 p.m.