Labor Day

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The Mackinac Bridge Authority has released a video showing walkers their options for this year’s Labor Day weekend Bridge Walk.

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The Mackinac Bridge Authority announced their plans to best address the logistical complications caused from completely closing the bridge to traffic during the 2017 Labor Day bridge walk.

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The Mackinac Bridge Authority is planning to meet this week to discuss the Annual Bridge Walk.

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The Mackinac Bridge will be closed to vehicle traffic the morning of Labor Day.

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Police and state transportation officials are only days away from learning if their plans work to avoid gridlock when they shut down the Mackinac Bridge. The bridge will be closed to traffic from 6:30 to noon on Labor day.

Lieutenant Mark Harris is the commander of the Michigan State Police post in Gaylord.