CONTRACTOR TO DEMOLISH I-20/59 BRIDGE
The Alabama Department of Transportation approved a lane closure at Exit 73 on Interstate 59/20 in Tuscaloosa.
Next week, the contractor will demolish the eastbound bridge. Traffic will shift onto the new bridge on Tuesday night.
Limited duration lane closures will occur during the shift. Though two lanes will remain open on the interstate, including entrance and exit ramps.
Also, McFarland Boulevard will be closed in both directions starting Friday, April 26, at 11 p.m. until Monday, April 29, at 5 a.m. This work is part of the bridge project and is expected to be completed by December 2020.