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Planned Lane Closures on I-59/20 NB, in Birmingham

Posted on: January 10, 2018 at 8:12 pm

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

January 9, 2018

 

 

MEDIA ADVISORY

 

Planned Lane Closures on I-59/20 NB, in Birmingham

 

BIRMINGHAM – Weather permitting, Friday, January 12th at 11 p.m., the Alabama Department of Transportation will temporarily close all lanes on I- 59/20 Northbound west of the Interchange to install a Steel Beam across the Interstate until Saturday, January 13th at 5 a.m.

 

Access ramps to I-65 Northbound and I-65 Southbound from I-59/20 Northbound west of the Interchange will remain open.  Access ramps to I-59/20 Northbound from I-65 will be temporarily closed during this time as well.   

 

The lane closures will require the use of Law Enforcement Officers.

 

A reduced speed limit of 45 mph is in effect throughout the work zone. 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 construction 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 www.dot.state.al.us.

 

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MEDIA CONTACT:

Linda Crockett

ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

East Central Region

205-327-4973 Office

334-850-6726 Cell

crocketttl@dot.state.al.us