The Illinois Department of Transportation announces that daytime lane restrictions will be encountered on the Interstate 270 Mississippi River Bridge near Granite City.
The westbound right lane will be closed from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday. This restriction is needed to repair the bridge deck’s driving surface.
There will be no overnight or weekend lane restrictions.
It is anticipated this lane restriction will cause significant traffic delays; motorists are encouraged to consider alternate routes. Traffic control devices will be utilized to assist motorists making their way through the work zone. The department asks that motorists be patient and use caution while traveling through this work zone.