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Work Continues on Phase II of I-59/20 Bridge Project (Update)

Posted on: November 18, 2016 at 3:03 pm

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

November 17, 2016

 

MEDIA ADVISORY

 

Work Continues on Phase II of I-59/20 Bridge Project (Update)

Central Business District (CBD) Interchange and Bridge Replacement Project

 

BIRMINGHAM – Weather permitting, the Alabama Department of Transportation will continue a project for new bridge foundation work to improve the I-59/20 and I-65 interchange as follows:

 

  • A double left lane closure will take place on I-59/20 (Milepost 123-124) northbound from Center Street to the I-65 Interchange for demolition activities during the following time frames:

–          Thursday, November 17 at 9 p.m. and ending Friday, November 18 at 6 a.m.

–          Friday, November 18 at 9 p.m. and ending Saturday, November 19 at 10 a.m.

–        Saturday, November 19 at 9 p.m. and ending Sunday, November 20 at 10 a.m.

 

  • A double left lane closure will take place on I-59/20 (Milepost 124-123) southbound from the I-65 Interchange to Center Street to for demolition activities during the following time frame:

–          Thursday, November 17 at 8 p.m. and ending Friday, November 18 at 7 a.m.

 

  • A double left lane closure will take place on I-59/20 southbound from the I-65 Interchange to Center Street for demolition activities during the following time frames:

–          Friday, November 18 at 8 p.m. and running continuous to Sunday, November 19 at 11:59 p.m.

 

  • A double right lane closure will take place on I-65 northbound  (Milepost 261-262) from the I-59/20 Interchange to 16th Street North for bridge demolition activities (12th Ct. N Bridge) during the following time frames:

–          Sunday, November 20 at 12 a.m. and ending Monday, November 21 at 11 a.m.

–          Monday, November 21 at 8 p.m. and ending Tuesday, November 22 at 11 a.m.

–          Tuesday, November 22 at 8 p.m. and ending Wednesday, November 23 at 11 a.m.

 

  • A double right lane closure will take place on I-65 southbound  (Milepost 262-261) from 16th Street North to the I-59/20 Interchange for bridge demolition activities (12th Ct. N Bridge) during the following time frames:

–         Sunday, November 20 at 7 p.m. and ending Monday, November 21 at 6 a.m.

–          Monday, November 21 at 8 p.m. and ending Tuesday, November 22 at 6 a.m.

–          Tuesday, November 22 at 8 p.m. and ending Wednesday, November 23 at 6 a.m.

 

  • A Rolling Block in 15 minute intervals will take place at the On-ramp from I-59/20 (Milepost 124) southbound to I-65 northbound for bridge demolition activities (12th Ct. N Bridge) during the following time frames:

–        Sunday, November 20 at 11 p.m. and ending Monday, November 21 at 5 a.m.

–          Monday, November 21 at 11 p.m. and ending Tuesday, November 22 at 5 a.m.

–          Tuesday, November 22 at 11 p.m. and ending Wednesday, November 23 at 5 a.m.

 

All temporary traffic control signage and warnings will be in place.

 

This work is a part of Phase II of the I-59/20 Central Business District (CBD) Interchange and Bridge Replacement Project.

 

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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