Bridge in Tazewell County to be closed for a month

By WEEK Reporter

Bridge in Tazewell County to be closed for a month

July 29, 2013 Updated Jul 29, 2013 at 12:03 PM CDT

PEORIA, Ill. -- The Illinois Department of Transportation announced Monday that the bridge carrying Old State Route 121 over the Mackinaw River in Tazewell County will close July 31st

The bridge will remain closed for approximately one month.

IDOT says the closure is necessary for bridge painting work to be completed.