Ironton-Russell Bridge Closed Today
Chillicothe - The Ironton-Russell Bridge will be closed today, August 28, as operations continue for a scheduled rehabilitation project.
Contractors for the Ohio Department of Transportation will be working on the bridge today as weather permits. The bridge is subject to daytime-only closure, from approximately 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., with it open to evening and overnight travel.
During any period of closure, motorists will be detoured by way of U.S. Route 52 and the Ashland (Kentucky) Bridge.
The project continues through October 31.
For more information contact: Kathleen Fuller, Public Information Officer
Ohio Department of Transportation – District 9
1-740-774-8834, direct line and outside Ohio
1-888-819-8501, ext. 774-8834, toll free in Ohio