I-55 Mississippi River Bridge Closure 

MEMPHIS, Tennessee – The Tennessee Department of Transportation contract crews will be closing the I-55 Mississippi River Bridge this weekend to continue construction activities on the I-55 and Crump interchange. Activities include repair work on the I-55 bridge and removal of overhead sign structures. All work is weather-dependent. 

Saturday, February 3, 5:00 am through  Monday, February 5, 6:00 am 

  • I-55 SB will be closed at Bridgeport Road in Arkansas 
  • I-55 NB will be closed at South Parkway* in Tennessee  

*Local traffic will be allowed to continue to the McLemore exit 

  • I-55 SB ramp will be closed 
  • Crump Boulevard WB will be closed 

A detour will be posted.   


From your desktop or mobile device, get the latest construction activity and live-streaming SmartWay traffic cameras at www.TNSmartWay.com/Traffic. Travelers can also dial 511 for travel information, or follow us on Twitter at https://twitter.com/myTDOT for statewide travel or West Tennessee follow https://twitter.com/NicLawrenceTDOT. 


As always, drivers are reminded to use all motorist information tools wisely and Know Before You Go! by checking travel conditions before leaving for your destination. Drivers should never tweet, text, or talk on a cell phone while behind the wheel. 

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Call 211 for community services


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