Lane closures planned on highways 31, 119 and I-65

ALDOT will close portions of U.S. 31, Alabama 119 and Interstate 65 this week. (FIle)

ALDOT will close portions of U.S. 31, Alabama 119 and Interstate 65 this week. (File)

By NEAL WAGNER / City Editor

The Alabama Department of Transportation will close portions of several roads throughout Shelby County this week as crews perform repaving and pavement-marking operations.

The following closures will be held over the next several days:

-Beginning at 8 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 13, crews will close portions of Interstate 65 from Exit 242 in Pelham to Exit 247 in Hoover to install new pavement markers. All lanes will reopen by 5 a.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 14.

The lane closures will continue on the northbound and southbound sides of I-65 the same times each night through the night of Friday, Aug. 16.

-Beginning at 7 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 11, crews began closing portions of Alabama 119 between Alabama 25 in Montevallo and Shelby County 26 in Alabaster to continue repaving the road. The road reopened at 6 a.m. on Monday, Aug. 12.

Parts of the road will be closed during the same times each night through the night of Thursday, Aug. 15.

-Beginning at 7 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 11, crews started closing portions of Alabama 119 between U.S. 280 and the Shelby-Jefferson county line to continue repaving the stretch of road. The road was reopened at 6 a.m. on Monday, Aug. 12.

The stretch of Alabama 119 will be closed during the same times each night through the night of Friday, Aug. 16.

-Beginning at 7 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 11, crews closed portions of U.S. 31 between I-65 in Calera and I-65 in Alabaster to repave portions of the road. All lanes were reopened by 6 a.m. on Monday, Aug. 12.

Portions of U.S. 31 will be closed during the same times each night through the night of Friday, Aug. 16.