Wickliffe/Cairo Bridge http://wkms.org en Cairo Bridge Repairs Delayed http://wkms.org/post/cairo-bridge-repairs-delayed <p>A contractor for the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet has asked to delay the start of repairs on the U.S. 51 Ohio River Bridge between Wickliffe, Ky. and Cairo, Ill. until after July 7.</p><p>During the repairs, the bridge will have a 7-foot maximum load width, which means an 80-mile detour for commercial drivers.</p><p>In a press release, KYTC spokesman Keith Todd said the agency wants truckers and suppliers who depend on the 76-year-old river crossing to be fully prepared for the coming project, which will last about two months.</p><p> Thu, 13 Jun 2013 19:11:52 +0000 John Null 32048 at http://wkms.org Cairo Bridge Repairs Delayed Traffic Restricted on Wickliffe/Cairo Bridge http://wkms.org/post/traffic-restricted-wickliffecairo-bridge <p>Traffic will be restricted to one lane this week on the US 51/60/62 Ohio River Bridge between Wickliffe, Kentucky, and Cairo, Illinois.&nbsp;</p><p> Mon, 25 Jun 2012 13:58:23 +0000 Gary Pitts 18532 at http://wkms.org Traffic Restricted on Wickliffe/Cairo Bridge