Eight downtown ramps to close this weekend

Jun 30, 2011

Some downtown St. Louis interstate exit and entrance ramps will be closed this weekend because of Fair St. Louis.

The following ramps will be closed from 9 a.m. on Friday until 6 a.m. on Tuesday:

  • Marion/8th Street on ramp to northbound I-55
  • Memorial Drive from Poplar Street Bridge to Washington Ave (in front of the Arch)
  • Northbound I-55 exit ramp to Memorial Drive
  • Memorial Drive ramp to westbound I-70
  • Westbound Poplar Street Bridge exit to Memorial Drive

The following ramps will be closed due to the Veiled Prophet Parade on Saturday, July 2 from 7 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.:

  • Eastbound I-64 exit to 20th Chestnut
  • Westbound I-64 exit to 21st/Market

This ramp will be closed from 4:30 a.m. on Saturday until 6 a.m. on Tuesday:

  • Eastbound I-70 exit to Memorial Drive/Pine Street

On the flip side, all work zone activity will end at noon on Friday and won’t start up again until Tuesday, July 5 at 9 a.m.

For more traffic information, visit www.modot.org/stlouis.