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Portion of West Glenn Avenue closed today

AUBURN, Ala. - The portion of West Glenn Avenue from Donahue Drive to Hemlock Drive is closed today,

The city of Auburn received notice from Alabama Power Company that the portion of West Glenn will be closed beginning at 9 a.m. CDT while Alabama Power Company crews relocate power poles and transmission lines.

Company officials agreed to begin work after the morning rush in an effort to assist with traffic during the morning commute. The road is expected to re-open Monday afternoon by 5 p.m. CDT

This work is associated with the Alabama 14 realignment, which includes widening Donahue Drive from Glenn Avenue to Bragg Avenue and re-routing Martin Luther King Jr Drive to align with Bragg Avenue. Improvements will also be made at the intersection of Glenn Avenue and Donahue Drive to add protected left turn movements.

For more information, please contact the City of Auburn Public Works Department at 334-501-3000.