MCT Trails Closures and Construction

MCT Quercus Grove Trail Closure
The MCT Quercus Grove Trail will be temporarily closed at times where it crossed Rte. 4 just outside of Staunton for asphalt milling, resurfacing and pavement marking. For your safety please avoid this location.

MCT Trail Parking Lot Closure
The MCT Trail Parking Lot located at the intersection of Old Troy Road and Mont Road is tentatively scheduled to be closed starting May 29, 2018 for the reconstruction of Old Troy Road and the entrance to the trail parking lot. The trails that connect to the parking lot will remain open. Please use the Goshen Trail Parking Lot located off Old Troy Road near IL-162.

MCT Confluence Trail Closure
The MCT Confluence Trail is closed from the southeast end of the pedestrian bridge over Wood River to southeasterly 0.6 miles to Canal 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 trail is scheduled to reopen March 1, 2019. For your safety, please avoid this area.

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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