Sign installation will force brief closure of Hwy 2

Hwy 2 will be briefly closed tonight and early Thursday morning near Lacombe for overhead sign installation.

Hwy 2 will be briefly closed tonight and early Thursday morning near Lacombe for overhead sign installation.

The closures will take place near the Hwy 2 and 12 interchange west of Lacombe.

Tonight at 10 p.m., the northbound lanes of Hwy 2 will be closed for about 15 minutes.

On Thursday at 1 a.m., the southbound lanes of Hwy 2 will be closed for about 15 minutes.

Overhead signs will also be installed on Hwy 12 near the interchange at about 4 p.m. today. Both directions of traffic on that highway will remain open, but lanes and speed limits will be reduced.

Motorists are advised to use Hwy 2A as an alternate route during the Hwy 2 closures.