Tonight, Western Boulevard underneath I-440 will be closed in both directions from 10 p.m. until 5 a.m. the next day as crews place girders on the new bridge over Western Boulevard. This same section will be closed from midnight to 5 a.m. on Friday, Monday and Tuesday, weather dependent.
During the time of the closures, westbound traffic on Western Boulevard will be directed on to I-440 East and Hillsborough Street (Exit 3) to turn around and take I-440 West to Western Boulevard (Exit 2). Traffic on I-440 East wanting to go west on Western Boulevard will follow this detour as well. The westbound detour is viewable here
Eastbound Western Boulevard traffic will be directed on to I-440 West and Melbourne Road (Exit 1D) and then to I-440 East to Western Boulevard (Exit 2). Traffic on I-440 West wanting to go east on Western Boulevard will follow the same detour. The eastbound detour is viewable here
Motorists need to slow down and pay extra attention as they travel through the work zone.