Edmund Pettus Bridge to Close Sunday For Bridge Crossing
The Alabama Department of Transportation today announced that the historic Edmund Pettus Bridge on U.S. Highway 80 in Selma will be closed Sunday, March 3 from 8 a.m. until 6 p.m. for the Annual Civil Rights Bridge Crossing Reenactment.
Through traffic should use the U.S. Highway 80 Truck Route. State and local law enforcement will assist with traffic control.
Motorists are requested to consider using alternate routes, adjust arrival/departure times, observe posted speed limits, and drive with extreme caution in this area. ALDOT thanks motorists for their patience during this historic event.
ALDOT’s mission is to provide a safe, efficient, environmentally and economically sound transportation network across Alabama. For additional road closure information, visit www.dot.state.al.us.