Ruby St. Bridge Reopening Delayed Till Feb.
Officials say the need for extra time is "due to additional unforeseen mechanical problems."
For the third time in two months, the reopening of the Ruby Street Bridge has been delayed.
This is the announcement that was issued by the city of Joliet:
"The Illinois Department of Transportation has announced a delay in the reopening of the Ruby Street Bridge. Due to additional unforeseen mechanical problems, extra time will be necessary to complete the repair work on the bridge. It is anticipated that the work will be completed, and the bridge re-opened, by Monday, February 18, 2013.
"For additional information contact Joliet Public Works Department at 815-724-4200."