ALDOT Announces Limited Road Construction During Holiday
Alabama Department of Transportation officials are expecting travel on Alabama highways during the Thanksgiving holiday to be higher than normal as holiday season begins. The Alabama Department of Transportation urges motorists to drive safely during the busy holiday period. As an added precaution during the heavily traveled holiday, ALDOT announced this week that there would be no temporary lane closures on Alabama interstates after 12 p.m., Wednesday, November 26, through midnight, Sunday, November 30. For the safety of the traveling public, construction industry workers and maintenance crews, roadwork will be limited during this busy holiday period. On November 26, each of the state’s Highway Patrol Posts will step up enforcement in "hot spots," those are areas that have been identified through crash and activity data.