Lane closures scheduled this week on Highway 119

The Alabama Department of Transportation will close portions of Alabama 119 in Alabaster this week. (File)

The Alabama Department of Transportation will close portions of Alabama 119 in Alabaster this week. (File)

By NEAL WAGNER / City Editor

The Alabama Department of Transportation will close portions of Alabama 119 from in Alabaster this week as crews continue repaving the road.

ALDOT began work on the road at 7 p.m. on Sunday, June 23, and will continue holding lane closures each night through the night of Thursday, June 27. The work will take place from 7 p.m.-6 a.m. each night.

As a result of the repaving operation, ALDOT will close various portions of the northbound and southbound lanes of Alabama 119 from the U.S. 31 intersection to the Shelby County 26 intersection near the Publix shopping center.

For up-to-date information on road closings in Shelby County and the Birmingham metropolitan area, visit Alitsweb.dot.state.al.us/RoadConditions and click on the “Division 3” link.