Fort Bayou Drawbridge closing tonight for maintenance

The Fort Bayou Drawbridge will close again tonight for maintenance work.

The bridge will be closed tonight from 10 p.m. until 5 a.m. tomorrow morning. This is for continued work on a bridge maintenance project.

Drivers are advised to find an alternate route. Detour signs will be in place.

Motorists are reminded to be on high alert for roadside workers. You can stay up to date with live travel information at or download the MDOT traffic mobile app.

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