Work on bridge to close Central Ave. for 2 nights


Bridge reconstruction on I-475 will close part of Central Avenue for two nights, starting today, the city transportation division announced.

The road will be closed between Central Avenue and Jackman Road from 7 p.m. until 5 a.m. each day. Traffic will be detoured to Berdan Avenue.

Between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. today and Thursday, meanwhile, the Craig Memorial Bridge will be closed for joint repair. Traffic will be detoured via I-280; the Martin Luther King, Jr., Bridge is another option.