CHARLOTTE – Tonight, N.C. Department of Transportation contract crews will continue a bridge rehabilitation project on the Brookshire Freeway end of Interstate 277, requiring overnight ramp closures and intermittent lane closures on the John Belk Freeway.
Each night through Sunday morning, crews will close these ramps:
•From the I-77 South express lanes, I-77 South, and I-77 North to the inner loop
•From the Inner loop to N. Graham, N. Church, and N. College streets
•From the Outer loop to N. Graham Street
•From U.S. 74 West and N. Caldwell Street to the Outer loop
The ramp and lane closures are scheduled from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. tonight – Friday morning, from 9 p.m. to 9 a.m. Friday night – Saturday morning, and from 6 p.m. to 9 a.m. Saturday night – Sunday morning.
Drivers should expect to see crews an extra night on the Brookshire side of I-277 from 9 p.m. Sunday until 6 a.m. Monday, Oct. 10.
All closures are weather dependent and subject to change
Drivers need to slow down and use extra caution while going through the work zones. They also need to pay extra attention to the road for their own safety, as well as any occupants of other vehicles and the construction crews in the area.
For real-time travel information, visit DriveNC.gov or follow NCDOT on social media.