CHARLOTTE -The N.C. Department of Transportation will run rolling road blocks on the I-485 Inner Loop between Rea Road (Exit 59) and Johnston Road (Exit 61) beginning at midnight, weather permitting. The work is part of the $83.3 million I-485 widening project to add one lane in each direction between I-77 and Rea Road.
Each rolling road block will last roughly 30 minutes allowing crews to set bridge girders Intermittent closures will continue until 5 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 26.
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For more information, please call the resident engineer at (704) 289-1330.