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15th Street Bypass Asphalt Overlay to be Done

Road Work AheadThe Russell County Highway Department will be doing road maintenance and an asphalt overlay from July 9 to 12.

The location is the 15th Street Bypass from the intersection of 187th Street and Highway 40, going north and then west to the 15th Street Russell city limits east of the ethanol plant (approximately two miles).

People are asked to avoid the area during the work process.

Crews will be doing maintenance on Monday and Tuesday, July 9 and 10 from 7:30 AM to 3:30 PM both days. The road will be open for traffic, but please be cautious.

Crews will do the asphalt overlay on Wednesday and Thursday, July 11 and 12 from 7:30 AM to 3:30 PM both days. They will have to close portions of the road to through traffic at times. Please watch for traffic signs. These closures will only occur during the designated hours.

(Information courtesy Russell County Highway Department.)

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