By Tyler Sutherland
The northbound lanes of Sturgeon Road from Portage Avenue to Hallonquist Drive will close Saturday at 7 a.m. to accommodate the Sturgeon Road Bridge replacement.
Construction will be carried out in two phases, with east side construction occurring this year and the west side next year.
One lane of traffic will be remain open during the project, which will reconstruct the east half of the bridge and road.
The project is estimate to be completed by the fall of 2013.
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