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Emergency Lane Closures for Bridge Deck Repairs, in Birmingham

Posted on: June 25, 2018 at 6:38 pm


Please disregard. . .this work was completed at approximately 1:15 p.m. today.



June 25, 2018




Emergency Lane Closures for Bridge Deck Repairs, in Birmingham

On the I-59/20 SB Civic Center Bridge at MP 126.0


BIRMINGHAM – the Alabama Department of Transportation must perform Emergency Bridge Deck Repairs effective immediately to install a steel plate to cover a small hole that has developed on the I-59/20 Southbound Civic Center Bridge at Milepost 126.0, as follows:


  • This repair requires the closure of the center and outside (right) lanes of I-59/20 SB in the area of the work.


  • All travel lanes will be re-opened to traffic as soon as possible.


Motorists are requested to consider using alternate routes, adjust arrival/departure times, observe work zone speed limits and other work zone signs, and use extreme caution in this area. ALDOT thanks motorists for their patience during this Maintenance Operation to improve Alabama’s roadways.


ALDOT’s mission is to provide a safe, efficient, environmentally sound transportation network across Alabama. For further information, visit



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