Location: I-20 Westbound in Jefferson County
– A project to improve Interstate 20 from I-59 in Birmingham to State Route 4 (US 78) in Leeds continues as the Alabama Department of Transportation announces lane closures on I-20 West to perform Pavement Reconstruction in Jefferson County.
Details: Beginning Monday July 8 at 12:01 a.m., weather permitting Phase III of the project will close the westbound lanes of I-20 from exit 136 (I-20/I-459 Interchange) to exit 130 (I-20/I-59 Inter and is expected to last approximately 90 days. To avoid lengthy travel delays, motorists are encouraged to use the signed local detours: Motorist wishing to take I-20 West should take I-459 North to Exit 33-A to I-59 South.
A $30,000 per day incentive/disincentive is included in the contract with the bonus to the contractor calculated upon completion.
Last Update: 07/03/2013 01:33 PM