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Work to Continue on Phase II of I-59/20 Project

Posted on: October 26, 2016 at 5:26 pm

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

October 25, 2016

 

MEDIA ADVISORY

 

Work to Continue on Phase II of I-59/20 Project

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:

 

  • Wednesday, October 26 beginning at 11 p.m., there will be lane closures on I-59/20 southbound from the 9th Avenue North on-ramp up and including the I-65 northbound off-ramp to install raised pavement makers and adjust barrier rails until approximately 5 a.m. Thursday, October 27.

 

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 and for traffic alerts and updates follow us on Facebook and Twitter.