CHARLOTTE -The N.C. Department of Transportation will close Alexanderana Road between N.C. 115 (Old Statesville Road) and Eastfield Road in Charlotte at 7 a.m. Saturday, March 31, weather permitting. The closure is scheduled until 5 p.m. Sunday, April 1.
During the closure, crews with Piedmont Natural Gas and Charlotte-Mecklenburg Utilities will be performing utility operations in association with the Charlotte Outer Loop project. A posted detour will take traffic to N.C. 115 and Eastfield Road back to Alexanderana Road.
NCDOT reminds motorists to watch signs for construction information, stay alert and obey the posted speed limit.
For real-time travel information at any time, call 511, visit www.ncdot.gov/travel or follow NCDOT on Twitter at www.ncdot.gov/travel/twitter. Another option is NCDOT Mobile, a phone-friendly version of the NCDOT website. To access it, type "m.ncdot.gov" into the browser of your smartphone. Then, bookmark it to save for future reference. NCDOT Mobile is compatible with the iPhone, Android and some newer Blackberry phones.
For more information, please contact the assistant resident engineer at (704) 845-1151.