Highway Closure Alerts

A few major highway closure will disrupt traffic flows over the next few weeks.  These inlclude both I-57 on the Mississippi River and I-70 in Denver.


The I-57 bridge spanning the Mississippi River will be closed to both directions of traffic.  The closure is expected to last from August 16th through August 19th as repairs are made to the bridge.

For northbound traffic, the detour is MO-74 through Cape Girardeau, IL-146, IL-3 back to I57.  For Southbound traffic, take IL-3, IL-146, MO-74 to I55.


I-70 in Denver will experience night closures from August 14th through August 22nd.  The Stapleton Airport Runway road will be demolished, requiring lane closures from Havana Street to Quebec Street.
Construction crews will demolish the old Stapleton Airport runway service road over I-70,

I-70 will be fully closed between these streets on teh following schedule:

Eastbound I-70:
• Aug. 14 and Aug. 18, 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. each night.
• Aug. 19, 11 p.m. to 7 a.m.
• Aug. 20, 9 p.m. to 7 a.m.
• Aug. 21, 10 p.m. to 5 a.m.

Westbound I-70:
• Aug. 14 and Aug. 18, 11:30 p.m. to 5 a.m. each night
• Aug. 19, 11 p.m. to 7 a.m.
• Aug. 20, 9 p.m. to 7 a.m.
• Aug. 21, 11:30 p.m. to 5 a.m.


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