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Alabama getting more road, bridge repair funding

Cities and counties around the state are getting more than $40 million for road and bridge projects from state transportation funding, Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey announced Thursday. The funding comes from the Alabama Transportation Rehabilitation and Improvement Program-II, which is…

Traveling for Thanksgiving? ALDOT wants you getting there safe

Traveling for Thanksgiving? The Alabama Department of Transportation is making it a bit smoother by ensuring there will be no temporary lane closures on interstates beginning Wednesday. ALDOT limits road construction during major holidays, but emergency lane closures are still…

Commuters dread bridge repair closing lanes on 20/59

TUSCALOOSA - The Alabama Department of Transportation has temporarily closed Covered Bridge Road and two westbound lanes of Interstate 20/59 in Tuscaloosa County after a bridge inspection revealed a structural…

Traveling for Labor Day? Don't forget safety first

Labor Day is around the corner, and that means everyone is making their last summer weekend plans before fall sets in. The Alabama Department of Transportation and Alabama Law Enforcement Agency are each planning on ensuring travelers get where they're…