Southbound lane of Hughes Road overpass closed to traffic

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MADISON, Ala. — Residents in Madison should be aware that the right lane of the Hughes Road overpass (traveling southbound) will be closed to traffic beginning Thursday, November 17, 2016.

City officials have been closely monitoring this overpass due to safety concerns. Cracks in the pavement have been caused by the gradual shifting of the earth, creating potentially unsafe conditions.  The closure of the overpass is a precautionary measure to keep residents of Madison safe.

If you have any questions or comments, you’re asked to please contact the City of Madison Engineering Department at 256-772-8431.