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If the Government Bridge is part of your daily commute, you may want to find a detour.

A barge damaged the bridge to the Rock Island Arsenal and right now, the bridge span can only turn in one direction.

This means the amount of time the bridge is open for each barge will take longer.

That could cause longer delays for cars, trains and pedestrian traffic.

Right now the sidewalks are only open on one side of the bridge.

There is no word on how long it will take to fix.

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