The Oregon Department of Transportation will close the Lewis and Clark Bridge (Old U.S. Highway 101) to all traffic 9 to 11 a.m. Tuesday and 10 a.m. to noon Wednesday for maintenance crews to replace bridge timbers.

North and southbound traffic will be detoured onto Lewis and Clark Road and then to Fort Clatsop Road. Variable message signs have been posted at both ends of the bridge to inform and remind motorists of the closure.

The latest highway and closure information is available at ( or by calling 5-1-1.


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