Iowa DOT News Release

Iowa 136 Mississippi River bridge at Clinton to close Monday morning

Posted on: April 29, 2009

DAVENPORT, Iowa – April 29, 2009 – The Iowa 136 Mississippi River bridge at Clinton is scheduled to close at 5 a.m. Monday, May 4, according to the Iowa Department of Transportation’s (DOT) Davenport construction office.

The bridge is expected to be closed for approximately two weeks as crews replace the south barrier rail. Traffic will be routed to a marked detour.

The Iowa DOT reminds motorists to drive with caution, obey posted speed limit and other signs in the work area, and be aware that traffic fines for moving violations can more than double in work zones. As in all work zones, drivers should stay alert, allow ample space between vehicles and wear seat belts.


Contact:  Mark Brandl at 563-391-2750 or




Iowa highway in the evening