Brandon Road Bridge Will Stay Closed For The Next Year: IDOT

A detour will direct motorists to McDonough Street via U.S. 6, U.S. 52/Illinois 53 and Laraway Road to cross the river. Replies (8) It seems like t...

September 15, 2023
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A detour will direct motorists to McDonough Street via U.S. 6, U.S. 52/Illinois 53 and Laraway Road to cross the river. Replies (8) It seems like the Brandon Road Bridge is always closed, doesn't it? (File/John Ferak/Joliet Patch ) JOLIET, IL — The Illinois Department of Transportation announced on Thursday that the Brandon Road bridge over the Des Plaines River is now closed as a result of a mechanical component malfunction. The bridge will remain closed to begin repairs, originally scheduled to start later this month, the state agency noted.

John Ferak