Planned Lane Closures on I-59/20 NB, in BirminghamPosted on: January 10, 2018 at 8:12 pm
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
January 9, 2018
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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ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION
East Central Region