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Nighttime Closures Rescheduled for Westside Parkway/Truxtun Avenue On-ramp

Closure will start at 9 p.m. Dec. 15

The nighttime closure to place temporary concrete barrier rail on the westbound Westside Parkway on-ramp from Truxtun Avenue has been rescheduled to Sunday, December 15 and Monday, December 16, from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m., weather permitting. In addition to the nighttime ramp closures, the outside lane on Truxtun Avenue to the westbound Westside Parkway on-ramp will be closed for two weeks.

The temporary barrier rail will remain in place while permanent barrier rail is constructed and the concrete is cured. The ramp will operate with a single lane during this period. The closure is not expected to affect east-west traffic on Truxtun Avenue or the eastbound off-ramp to Truxtun Avenue.

Additional nighttime closures are planned for the on-ramp from Tuesday, December 17 through Thursday, December 19. These closures will also be in effect from 9 p.m. through 5 a.m. each night, weather permitting. These ramp closures are needed to remove the bird protection equipment from the new bridge crossing over this ramp.

Westbound motorists will need to enter the Westside Parkway from Mohawk Street during the nighttime closures. Truxtun Avenue will remain open to eastbound traffic and no impacts are anticipated for the eastbound Westside Parkway off-ramp while this work is underway.

Work may be rescheduled without notice due to weather or other unforeseen circumstances. Please slow down and watch for construction workers and equipment while driving in the vicinity of this work. The Thomas Roads Improvement Program apologizes for any inconvenience this work may cause the traveling public.