Road Closures this weekend I-240 & Poplar

April 21-23

April 20, 2018

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If you are heading down to Tunica, going to Southern Hot Wing Festival or the Bass Pro Shop at the Pyramid this weekend.... YOU MUST READ THIS!   Plan ahead! 


From TDOT:  

I-240 Eastbound and Poplar Avenue to have Weekend Closures Saturday, April 21, 7:00 a.m. through Monday, April 23, 6:00 a.m.:

I-240 eastbound from the Quince Road overpass to the Walnut Grove overpass will have lane CLOSURES to remove the concrete barrier wall between the I-240 eastbound lanes and the CD road to eastbound/westbound Poplar Avenue. Two lanes on I-240 eastbound will remain open.

I-240 eastbound exit to Poplar Avenue westbound will be CLOSED.

The Poplar Avenue eastbound exit to I-240 eastbound will be CLOSED.

This work is weather dependent. Detours will be provided. THP will assist with traffic control.

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Be safe and SLOW DOWN in construction zones! 


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