Closure will take place from midnight to 9 a.m.
CHARLOTTE -The N.C. Department of Transportation will close the exit ramp from I-85 North to Freedom Drive (Exit 34) at midnight Sunday, Jan. 6, weather permitting. The ramp will reopen at 9 a.m. Sunday morning.
During the closure, crews will repair an overhead sign structure. Motorists can continue north on I-85 to Glenwood Drive (Exit 35), turn left to cross over the interstate, then turn left to get back on I-85 South to Freedom Drive.
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 interstate maintenance office at (704) 921-4284.