Traffic advisory for 280

ALDOT has released this traffic advisory affecting Highway 280:

Weather permitting, on{}Tuesday, March 11 at 9 a.m., the Alabama Department of Transportation will conduct a bridge inspection of the US-280 bridges over the Cahaba River at milepost 5.40.


  • This inspection will require the US-280 westbound outside (right) lane and shoulder to be closed in the area of the work.
  • All travel lanes will be reopened to traffic no later than{}3 p.m.


    Motorists are requested to consider using alternate routes, adjust arrival/departure times, observe work zone speed limits and other work zone signs, and use extreme caution in this area. ALDOT thanks motorists for their patience during this Maintenance Operation to improve Alabama's roadways.

    ALDOT's mission is to provide a safe, efficient, environmentally sound transportation network across Alabama. For further information, visit{}{}