Iowa DOT News Release

Lane restrictions on westbound I-74 Mississippi River bridge near Bettendorf scheduled for tomorrow

Posted on: November 30, 2010

DAVENPORT, Iowa – Nov. 30, 2010 – Light pole removal work on the northbound Interstate 74 Mississippi River bridge will cause the right lane to be closed from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m., Wednesday, Dec. 1, weather permitting, according to the Iowa Department of Transportation’s (DOT) Davenport maintenance garage.

The northbound I-74 River Drive on-ramp in Moline, Ill., will also be closed at this time.

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


 Contact: Fred Theide at 563-391-3920 or 

Iowa highway in the evening