Portions of I-20W closed for repaving

Portions of I-20 from Birmingham to Leeds are closed for repaving. Saturday and Sunday, two westbound lanes will shut down. The I-459 exit ramp will also close from{}7 p.m. Saturday{}until 5 a.m. Sunday.

The westbound{}lanes should reopen Monday morning.

ALDOT{}says{}the estimated 72 thousand cars that travel on the interstate each day have worn out the asphalt.

After paving is complete, stripping will start in November 19 weather permitting.