CHARLOTTE -The N.C. Department of Transportation will temporarily close the entrance ramp from Fifth Street to U.S. 74 (Independence Boulevard) East in Charlotte from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday and Tuesday, July 15 and 16, weather permitting.
During the closures, crews will be refurbishing plant beds at the end of the entrance ramp.
Motorists can continue on McDowell Street to Seventh Street to access U.S. 74 East.
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For more information, please contact the roadside environmental unit at (704) 982-1028.