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, Oct. 28, 2016 — The Midpoint Madness Veterans Day 5K will close the Midpoint Bridge from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Friday, 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 Veterans Day event, contact the Fort Myers YMCA at or the Fort Myers Track Club at

For more information about the Lee County Department of Transportation, visit or email traffic concerns to