From BH-FP news staff
A regional motorway is being closed for an upcoming pipe replacement project.
According to a press release from the Missouri Department of Transportation, Mon 32 on 243rd Street in Polk County between Buffalo and Halfway will be closed from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sundays. Oct 17
According to the clearance, the motorway will only be closed where the crews are working.
“Drivers can reach driveways and entrances on both sides of the work zoneS.but cannot drive through the work areas “, says the press release.
Travelers in the area are encouraged to find an alternative route.
Although no signposted detours are planned, the press release alerts drivers to changes to the work schedule near the planned road works.
MoDOT crews are replacing deteriorating drainage pipes under the road, the press release said.
According to the release, weather and scheduling conflicts can change the work schedule. Drivers can check MoDOT’s Traveler Information Map online at traveler.modot.org/map/ for road closures and traffic impacts.