Memphis drivers traveling on a popular interstate will experience delays and closures this weekend.
The Tennessee Department of Transportation announced a stretch of Poplar Avenue for construction activities and utility work.
From 9 p.m. Friday until 6 a.m. Monday, Poplar Avenue will be closed in both directions at the Interstate 240 interchange.
Some ramps will be closed as well. However, I-240 will remain open through the weekend.
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During the closures, all interstate traffic will be detoured around the north I-40 loop and the south I-240 loop.
Walnut Grove and Park Avenue will be open, but access to I-240 will be prohibited.
You can look at the full list of partial and full closures planned here.
This construction is part of a $54.1 million project to rehabilitate and repair four bridges built in 1968.
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