Blanchette Bridge construction (Courtesy: Missouri Department of Transportation)
ST. LOUIS COUNTY (KSDK) - The Missouri Department of Transportation will close an additional lane in each direction Saturday, February 2 on the Blanchette Missouri River Bridge.
The westbound lane will be closed from 8 a.m. until 12 p.m. The eastbound lane closure will be from 12 p.m. until 4 p.m.
Drivers should use Route 370 or Route 364 as alternate routes.
The closure is to perform maintenance work on the bridge.
Lanes on the bridge are already reduced from five in each direction to three in order to complete a rehabilitation project on the bridge.
The bridge is scheduled to be complete in fall 2013.