Mississippi River Bridge in Cairo to Close for Safety Inspection

Mississippi River Bridge in Cairo to Close for Safety Inspection

CAIRO – The US 60/62 Mississippi River Bridge in Cairo will be closed to all traffic later this month for its annual safety inspection.

According to the Illinois Department of Transportation, the closures are scheduled to begin March 22 at 8 a.m., extending through March 25, at 12 p.m. and March 29 at 8 a.m.. extending through Thursday, April 1 at 12 p.m.

The bridge will be open to all traffic from 5 p.m. to 8 a.m. each night.

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