MCT Trails Closures and Construction

MCT Confluence Trail Closure
The MCT Confluence Trail is scheduled to be closed from the National Great Rivers Research Center to Amoco Cutoff Road for heavy construction work along the levee of the Mississippi River. Also the connecting trail that runs north along the Wood River Creek levee will be closed at South Street in East Alton. The closure will begin Monday, February 19, 2018 and is scheduled to reopen March 1, 2019. For your safety, please avoid this area.

MCT Goshen Trail Closure
The MCT Goshen Trail is tentatively scheduled to be closed for two weeks sometime between June 4, 2018 and August 5, 2018 for painting the steel beams on the I-270 Bridge over the Goshen Trail. The I-270 bridge is located 800 feet north of the Glen Crossing Road and Old Troy Road intersection in the Village of Glen Carbon. For your safety please avoid this location.

MCT Nickel Plate Trail Closure
The MCT Nickel Plate Trail is closed from Blackburn Road to Fruit Road due to the I-55 Bridge deck replacement. The closure will begin Tuesday, November 21, 2017 and is scheduled to reopen September 1, 2018. Trail users shall follow the marked detour route on Blackburn Road and Fruit Road.

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