Martin Luther King Bridge
COLLINSVILLE, Ill. (KSDK) - The Illinois Department of Transportation will close lanes on the Martin Luther King Bridge beginning this week for inspections and cleaning operations.
On Tuesday, April 2, all westbound lanes will be closed to traffic from 9 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Eastbound traffic will still be open during these times. On Wednesday, westbound lanes will close at 9 a.m. When work is completed on the westbound lanes, workers will close eastbound lanes, which will stay closed to commuter traffic until 3 p.m.
The lane restrictions will be during daytime hours only.
The lane closures are needed to inspect and clean the drains on the bridge and the approach.