Contact: Betsy Clayton, A. P. R., Communications Director
Lee County Government
(239) 826-4606


Veterans Day event to close Midpoint Bridge

Cape Coral-Fort Myers motorists should use other routes


FORT MYERS, FL (Nov. 3, 2014) – The Midpoint Madness Veteran's Day 5K will close the Midpoint Bridge from 6:00 p.m. to 9 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 11.

Motorists are encouraged to use the Cape Coral Bridge or the U.S. 41 and Business 41 bridges as alternate routes. Lee County Department of Transportation will put message boards out to alert and remind motorists. 

For information about the annual nighttime Veteran’s Day event, contact the Fort Myers YMCA at  or the Fort Myers Track Club at

For more information about Lee County Department of Transportation, visit or call (239) 533-8580. Contact Doug Busbee at (239) 533-9400 with project-related questions. Or email