MoDOT closing EB I-44 ramp to NB I-55 next two weekends

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ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – Know Before You Go, MoDOT will be closing the ramp from eastbound I-44 to northbound I-55 starting at 8:00pm Friday, April 1 for ramp renovation work. The ramp will reopen by 5:00am Monday, April 4. The ramp will close the ramp a second weekend, from 8:00pm Friday, April 8 through 5:00am Monday, April 11.

The ramps from eastbound I-44 to Lafayette and the ramp from Jefferson to eastbound I-44 will also be closed.

And heads up Cardinals fans, on Monday, April 11, one lane on the ramp from eastbound I-44 to northbound I-55 will remain closed until mid-May.  The ramps from eastbound I-44 to Lafayette and Jefferson to eastbound I-44 will also remain closed until mid-May.

The detour for the interstate ramp closure will be to take southbound Interstate 55 to Arsenal, turn around onto northbound I-55 and take it to eastbound I-44. The detour for the Jefferson to eastbound I-44 ramp is to take Russell to Gravois and get on eastbound I-44 at Gravois.

MoDOT crews will be removing the driving surface, making repairs to the concrete on the ramps and replacing joints.