Lane Closures Announced On U.S. 67/Clark Bridge Over Mississippi RiverALTON – Illinois Department of Transportation today announced that lane closures will be encountered on the U.S. Route 67 Clark Bridge over the Mississippi River.

IDOT said traffic will be reduced to one lane in the direction indicated during the following dates and times, weather permitting:

Get The Latest News!

Don't miss our top stories and need-to-know news everyday in your inbox.

May 30 - June 1 - Southbound Right Lane Closed - 9 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.

June 2 - Northbound Right Lane Closed - 7 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Article continues after sponsor message

June 3 - 4 - Northbound Right Lane Closed - 7 a.m. - 7 p.m.

IDOT said these lane closures are necessary to allow for the completion of cable inspections scheduled for this structure.

"Motorists can expect delays and should allow extra time for trips through this area," IDOT said. "To avoid the work area, when feasible, the use of alternate routes should be considered. Drivers are urged to pay close attention to changed conditions and signs in the work zones, obey the posted speed limits, refrain from using mobile devices, and be alert for workers and equipment."

For IDOT District 8 updates, follow Twitter at @IDOTDistrict8 or view area construction details on IDOT’s traveler information map on

More like this:

Jun 19, 2020 | The Illinois Department of Transportation Announces Lane Closures WIll Be Encountered On The US 67 Clark Bridge, In Alton

Aug 15, 2019 | IDOT Announces Lane Restrictions on I-270 Mississippi River Bridge, Near Granite City

Sep 11, 2018 | I-255, 2 miles south of Collinsville, will have lane restrictions

Sep 12, 2018 | Changes announced for I-255 Southbound, 2 miles south of Collinsville work

Sep 2, 2020 | IDOT Announces Lane Closures On I-55/70 Eastbound Over Illinois Route 111, Milepost 6.2