The Illinois Department of Transportation announces a daytime lane restriction will be encountered on the Interstate 270 Mississippi River Bridge near Granite City.
The westbound right lane will be closed from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. Wednesday, March 2. The lane restriction is needed to repair the bridge deck.
It is anticipated this lane restriction will result in significant traffic delays; motorists are encouraged to consider alternate routes. Traffic control devices will be utilized during this lane restriction to assist motorists making their way through the work zone. The department asks motorists to be patient, slow down and use extreme caution.
More information is available at www.stl-traffic.org.
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