Bridge to be closed to public traffic during Annual Bridge Walk

Citing safety and security recommendations by the Michigan State Police (MSP) and U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), the Mackinac Bridge Authority (MBA) will close the bridge to most vehicle traffic during the 2017 Annual Bridge Walk on Labor Day.                Unlike in prior years, only buses used to transport walkers to the starting point for the walk and emergency services vehicles will be allowed on the bridge during the event. All other vehicle traffic will be stopped from 6:30 a.m. to noon while event participants are on the bridge.                “This was not a decision the Mackinac Bridge Authority makes lightly. We understand this change will be an inconvenience … Continue reading Bridge to be closed to public traffic during Annual Bridge Walk