Skip to content

ALDOT News Hub

Need to get in touch with ALDOT? Here's how!

The Alabama Department of Transportation works tirelessly to keep our state’s transportation system running smoothly. But whether you have a question, a concern, or just want to stay up-to-date on the latest projects, you might be wondering how to connect with us.

Here are three easy ways to reach ALDOT:

1. Follow ALDOT on Facebook

...Read More "Need to get in touch with ALDOT? Here’s how!"

The Alabama Department of Transportation will begin resurfacing US-29 in Troy, Monday, April 1, weather permitting.

Lane closures are expected throughout the project.  Travelers should plan accordingly for delays and be mindful of people and equipment in the work zone.

Visit or download the ALGO Traffic app for real-time traffic and road condition information and…

Read More “Resurfacing project on US-29 to begin Monday”

Chattahoochee Bridge over US-82 in Eufaula

Traffic on the Chattahoochee River bridge on US-82 in Eufaula will shift to two lanes on Monday, April 1, weather permitting.   

The contractor will utilize the traffic shift and reduced lanes to progress work on the project.

All lanes are expected to reopen by July 2024.

The painting and rehabilitation project began in September…

Read More “Traffic shift on US-82 Chattahoochee River bridge in Eufaula begins Monday”

The Grand Bay Welcome Center introduces visitors to the beauty and culture of Alabama's Gulf Coast.

The Grand Bay Welcome Center located on I-10 at the Alabama / Mississippi state line is more than a pitstop on the way to the beaches. From the lighthouse on top of the welcome center to the mosaic sea creatures in its floor, this roadside stop showcases the beauty and culture of Alabama’s Gulf Coast….

Read More “Grand Bay Welcome Center showcases Alabama’s Gulf Coast”

The new LED lighting on US-43 in Washington County

In 2022, the Washington County Commission was awarded an Alabama Transportation Rehabilitation and Improvement Program-II (ATRIP-II) grant to construct safety improvements, including new lighting at the intersection of US-43 and SR-56. The ATRIP-II program is designed to rehabilitate and improve transportation infrastructure by funding projects of local interest, proposed by one or more local governments,…

Read More “ATRIP-II grant funding safety improvements on US-43”

Bridge replacement and intersection improvements on SR-5 over SR-69

Weather permitting, a portion of SR-69 in Jasper will be closed in both directions beginning at 6 a.m. on Monday, April 1, through midnight on Friday, April 5. The closure will be limited to the area near SR-5. The closure will allow contractors to place girders for a new bridge and perform other necessary work…

Read More “Expected lane closures on SR-69 in Jasper for ongoing bridge replacement project”

Sepulga River bridge replacement over I-65

As work continues on the I-65 bridge replacement project in Conecuh County, drivers should expect to see reduced speed limits. Motorists should also expect possible daily left lane closures in each direction between March 25 and March 28 from approximately 7 a.m. until 5 p.m.

Motorist should stay alert and watch for construction vehicles entering…

Read More “Travel advisory for I-65 bridge replacement over Sepulga River”

ALGO Traffic official logo

Spring break travelers make the most of Alabama interstates and highways at this time of the year. With so many vehicles heading to the state’s beautiful beaches, lakes and golf courses, traffic congestion is inevitable. But with ALGO Traffic, drivers have the power to keep traffic moving and reach “destination FUN” safely.  

The Alabama Department…

Read More “ALGO Traffic helps travelers prepare for spring break”

Agronomist Senior Steven Drake poses beside a tractor.

Steven Drake doesn’t like to talk about his accomplishments. It’s just not his nature.

The seven-year agronomist senior would rather talk about how his 18 employees throughout the West Central Region should receive praise and how they make him look good. However, Greg Wall, representative for Helena Chemicals was determined to showcase Drake’s work.


Read More “ALDOT agronomist honored with national award”

Popular Stories