COLLINSVILLE — The Illinois Department of Transportation announces a closure on the ramp from northbound Illinois 3 to westbound Interstate 55/64 at the Poplar Street Bridge complex.
Weather permitting, the ramp will be closed from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday, Oct. 16. The ramp closure is needed to perform the routine safety inspection of the structure.
It is anticipated this inspection will be completed Oct. 16.
Motorists traveling north on Illinois 3 will need to use alternate routes to access westbound I-55/64.
Traffic control devices and message boards will assist motorists. The department asks motorists to be patient, reduce speed and use additional caution when traveling near this work zone. Information is available at www.stl-traffic.org/.
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