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South Parkway construction forces traffic to service roads

Layout for South Memorial Parkway and Martin Road (Source: Alabama Department of Transportation) Layout for South Memorial Parkway and Martin Road (Source: Alabama Department of Transportation)
Memorial Parkway eastbound (Source: Alabama Department of Transportation) Memorial Parkway eastbound (Source: Alabama Department of Transportation)
Memorial Parkway northbound (Source: Alabama Department of Transportation) Memorial Parkway northbound (Source: Alabama Department of Transportation)
HUNTSVILLE, AL (WAFF) -

Service roads between Vermont Road and Boulevard South are in use as Huntsville crews continue construction along South Memorial Parkway. 

Drivers should expect delays. 

The Alabama Department of Transportation reports the work will also impact left turns at the Martin Road, as turn signals will be delayed.

Officials say this is to construct a segment o the new mainline. The work near Martin Road is expected to take about two months.

The construction is part of a $54 million campaign to improve South Memorial Parkway. 

The total project is expected to be completed in June 2019.

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