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Downtown's Franklin Bridge closed for ‘routine testing’ Tuesday, Thursday

Updated: May 6, 2014 2:47PM

The Franklin Bridge in the Loop is closed Tuesday afternoon and will be closed again Thursday for “routine testing,” according to the Chicago Department of Transportation.
The bridge is closed for “routine mechanical testing,” CDOT spokesman Pete Scales said.
The bridge is expected to reopen at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday, but will be closed again for a couple of hours midday Thursday, Scales said.

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