The Government bridge will be closed most of Saturday

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Commuters beware - the Government Bridge connecting downtown Davenport and downtown Rock Island will be closed to all vehicle, pedestrian and train traffic on Saturday, March 4 from 6 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Arsenal officials say the bridge closure is needed for emergency maintenance and repairs on the bridge. Signage will be put in place to direct traffic to appropriate detours.