ALDOT to begin demolition of 9 buildings ahead of Mobile River Bridge construction

Mobile County

MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) — The Alabama Department of Transportation (ALDOT) will demolish nine buildings at the intersections of S. Emanuel Street/Canal Street and Canal St./S. Royal in preparation for construction for the Mobile River Bridge and Bayway project.

The demolition of the existing structures will allow for the archaeology work to begin ahead of construction of the Mobile River Bridge and Bayway project, according to ALDOT. 

ALDOT says traffic will not be impacted during the demolition, however, drivers should obey posted speed limits and be aware of crews in the area. Passersby and observers should remain a safe distance away from the sites during the demolition.

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