Ironton-Russell Bridge Closing At Noon Today
Chillicothe - The Ironton-Russell Bridge will be closed today, September 2, from noon to 4 p.m. as operations for a rehabilitation project resume.
The bridge is subject to daytime-only closure, from approximately 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day. While the bridge will be closed weekdays, Monday through Friday, the schedule may now include Saturdays.
The days or times of closure within this schedule will be contingent upon the weather, and the bridge will be 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