Portage Lake Lift Bridge closed to nautical traffic during funeral Saturday

HOUGHTON — The Portage Lake Lift Bridge will not lift for nautical traffic during a funeral procession Saturday morning.

From 9 to 10 a.m. Saturday, July 24, the U.S. 41 bridge over the Keweenaw Waterway will be closed to masted navigation during the funeral procession for Houghton County Sheriff Brian McLean.

Vessels able to pass under the bridge without an opening may do so at any time.


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