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Ironton-Russell Bridge open this weekend

The Ironton-Russell Bridge will be open to traffic Saturday, September 20.

Contractors for the Ohio Department of Transportation are not scheduled to work on the bridge this weekend; however, construction will continue Friday, September 19, and then resume Monday, September 22.

The rehabilitation and preservation project continues through October 31, and the bridge is subject to daytime-only closure, from 8:30 to 4 p.m.