Wheeler Dam Bridge Northbound Lane to Close June 17-20

June 13, 2019

ROGERSVILLE, Ala.  – The Tennessee Valley Authority will conduct routine inspections of the Wheeler Dam Bridge, Alabama State Highway 101, near Rogersville June 17-20. Bridge inspections are a necessary part of ensuring the continued safe condition of this vital structure. 

For the safety of motorists and the inspection team, the northbound lane of the bridge will be closed noon to 3:30 p.m. on Monday, June 17, and 8:45 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, June 18, through Thursday, June 20. Law enforcement personnel will direct traffic during times of inspections, but drivers should expect delays and may wish to seek an alternate route.

Weather permitting, the Wheeler Dam Bridge inspections should be complete and all lanes of the bridge should reopen by 3:30 p.m. Thursday, June 20.

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