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MoDOT to close section of I-44/I-55 in downtown St. Louis this weekend

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The highlighted area on the map will be closed starting around 7 p.m. Friday, April 27. All lanes of I-44/I-55 in this stretch will reopen starting at 5 a.m. Monday April, 30. (Credit: Google Maps) The highlighted area on the map will be closed starting around 7 p.m. Friday, April 27. All lanes of I-44/I-55 in this stretch will reopen starting at 5 a.m. Monday April, 30. (Credit: Google Maps)
ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOV.com) -

If you are headed into downtown St. Louis this weekend, you might want to take a look at the following road closures before you head into the city.

MoDOT crews will close eastbound I-44/northbound I-55 south of the Poplar Street Bridge starting this Friday. Below is a list of times when certain ramps will close Friday, April 27.

  • Northbound I-55 at I-44 will close at 8 p.m.
  • I-44 at the exit to 7th and Park/Broadway will close at 8 p.m.
  • The ramp from EB I-44/NB I-55 to Walnut will close at 7 p.m.
  • The ramp at 8th and Marion to EB I-44/NB I-55 will be closed at 7 p.m.
  • The ramp from NB I-55 to Gravois closes at 7 p.m.
  • The ramp from EB I-44/NB I-55 to the Poplar Street Bridge closes at 7 p.m.

Eastbound I-44 traffic will exit at 7th and Park while Northbound I-55 will exit to westbound I-44 or to the Lafayette/Truman interchange.

During the closure, crews will be repairing pavement and drainage on the bridge over 3rd Street between the I-44/I-55 split and under the Poplar Street Bridge.

All lanes are expected to be reopen by 5 a.m. Monday, April 30.

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