Selmon Expressway closings start Friday - WFLA News Channel 8

Selmon Expressway closings start Friday

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The Selmon Expressway will undergo several closings, starting Friday June 28 and continuing through the weekend.

The closings are as follows, according to a press release from the Florida Department of Transportation:

FRIDAY - One lane will be closed on the westbound Selmon Expressway (SR 618) between Exit 9 (22nd Street) and Exit 8 (Twiggs Street/Kennedy Blvd.) from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Friday, June 28.

The eastbound Selmon Expressway will be closed between 22nd Street and 50th Street from 8:00 p.m. Friday to 5:00 a.m. Monday.

All eastbound traffic will be directed off the Selmon Expressway at 21st/22nd Street, detoured east on State Road 60, then back onto the Expressway using the 50th Street entrance ramp. Tolls will be suspended for exiting the eastbound Selmon at 22nd Street during the detour hours only.

SATURDAY -  All lanes will be closed on the eastbound Selmon Expressway between Exit 6 (Morgan Street) and Exit 11 (50th Street) from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Saturday.  Motorists will be directed off at Exit 6A/B to Morgan Street/Channelside Drive to eastbound State Road 60 to the 50th Street entrance ramp.

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