MCT Trails Closures and Construction

construction
The MCT Nature Trail is impacted by construction of a new trail from the south that will connect at the west end of the Nature Trail tunnel under IL 157. Work is scheduled to begin May 18th. For your safety, please avoid this location when men are working in the area and barricades are placed across the trail.
construction
The MCT Nickel Plate Trail is impacted by the installation of buried gas mains. Work begins on the east side of IL 157 and ends on the west side of Old Meridian Road in Glen Carbon. The trail will need to be closed temporarily when Ameren installs gas pipes along the trail. Otherwise the trail will be open. For your safety, please avoid this location when barricades are placed across the trail.
construction
The MCT Confluence Trail will CLOSE July 15, 2019 to allow for the reconstruction of the Terminal Railroad Bridge over the Mississippi River. The trail closure will be from the end of the McKinley Bridge north to the Levee Ramp off E Street in America’s Central Port, Granite City. Construction is estimated to be complete late 2021. For your safety, please avoid this area.