Interstate 20 http://apr.org en Ala. Highway Agency Reopening I-20 At Birmingham http://apr.org/post/ala-highway-agency-reopening-i-20-birmingham <p></p><p>The Alabama Department of Transportation says it's ending what has been a traffic nightmare for many travelers near Birmingham.</p><p>The state says it will reopen westbound Interstate 20 in eastern Jefferson County on Thursday, weather permitting.</p><p>About 74,000 vehicles travel through the area each day. The state closed first the eastbound and then the westbound lanes for resurfacing work.</p><p>The detours have led to traffic jams and delays, but the state says all the work is supposed to be done by early winter.</p> Wed, 04 Sep 2013 21:24:17 +0000 The Associated Press 37263 at http://apr.org Ala. Highway Agency Reopening I-20 At Birmingham Interstate Bridge Inspections Planned In Irondale http://apr.org/post/interstate-bridge-inspections-planned-irondale State highway officials say inspections are planned for the interstate bridge on Interstate 20 in Irondale. The Alabama Department of Transportation reports two bridge inspections are planned on the I-20 flyover ramp bridges to I-459 on Wednesday — weather permitted. Mon, 03 Sep 2012 22:19:26 +0000 The Associated Press 17276 at http://apr.org Interstate Bridge Inspections Planned In Irondale