First Cairo Bridge Meeting Tonight

May 20, 2013


The first of two public meetings concerning the future of the U.S. 51 Ohio River Bridge is tonight from 4-7 at Cairo High School.

Kentucky and Illinois highway officials are working with the Federal Highway Administration to gather public input on the nearly 80-year-oldĀ  structure. The bridge could be repaired or replaced.

A second meeting will be held Tuesday from 4-7 at the Ballard Center Community Room in La Center.