Motorists should expect overnight closures on I-77 and I-85

Traffic

CHARLOTTE, NC –  The I-77 Toll Lane Project continues this week with several overnight road and lane closures on both I-77 and I-85 that may affect your commute. The overnight closures are scheduled from 10 PM to 5 AM, and are weather permitting.

BELOW IS A LIST OF SCHEDULED CLOSINGS FOR MONDAY 2/26 AND TUESDAY 2/27 (10 PM – 5 AM):

  • All lanes of I-85 northbound will be closed at exit 36 Brookshire Blvd. All traffic will detour on to Brookshire Blvd inbound toward uptown and then take the I-77 NB exit to access I-85 NB again.
  • 3 of 4 lanes will  be blocked on I-85 southbound between Graham St exit 40 & Brookshire Blvd exit 36
  • The ramp from I-85 southbound to I-77 southbound exit 38 will be closed. Take exit 36 Brookshire Blvd inbound toward uptown to access I-77 southbound.
  • All lanes of I-77 northbound & southbound will be closed at Davidson exit 30.  All traffic will take exit 30 and go up and over the exit to access I-77 again.

Remember to keep your speed in check throughout the construction zones, as fines are much higher if you’re ticketed. The SHP have extra troopers patrolling the construction zones. For assistance, call *47 on your mobile device.

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