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Planned Ramp Closure to Carraway Blvd. from I-59/20 SB, in Birmingham

Posted on: February 9, 2018 at 4:51 pm

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

February 8, 2018

 

 

MEDIA ADVISORY

 

Planned Ramp Closure to Carraway Blvd. from I-59/20 SB, in Birmingham

 

BIRMINGHAM – Weather permitting, Monday, February 12th at 11 p.m., the Alabama Department of Transportation will close the ramp to Carraway Blvd. (Hwy 31 South/Hwy 280 East) from I-59/20 southbound.  This ramp closure will be necessary to pour a concrete beam above the interstate.

 

The ramp will re-open at 5 a.m., Tuesday.

 

The lane closure 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 additional information please visit our project website www.5920bridge.com and for traffic alerts and updates follow us on Facebook and Twitter @5920bridge.

 

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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