MADISON, Wis. -

Madison engineering crews will start repairing the Milwaukee Street Bridge just east of Fair Oaks Avenue on Monday, according to a release.

During the repairs Milwaukee Street between Fair Oaks Avenue and Walter Street will be closed, officials said. The closure starts 9 a.m. Monday and is expected to be closed through Wednesday.

Madison Metro buses will operate on a detour during the closure, according to the release.

Officials encourage motorists to use alternate routes to avoid delays during the closure.