suntimes
PROPER 
Weather Updates

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.



© 2014 Sun-Times Media, LLC. All rights reserved. This material may not be copied or distributed without permission. For more information about reprints and permissions, visit www.suntimesreprints.com. To order a reprint of this article, click here.