TRAFFIC ALERT: Delays Expected at Selmore Road/3rd Street at South Street in Ozark

on Dec. 18

What: Ozark Police directing traffic at Selmore Road/3rd Street/South Street intersection with delays expected for several hours 

When: 8 a.m. until noontime on Wednesday, Dec. 18 

Why: Contractor crews switching from temporary traffic signals to permanent signals. During work, crews will turn off the signals with police officers directing traffic. 

Details: Work is part of larger project to widen South Street (Business 65) to five lanes between 6th Street and 19th Street in Ozark 

Traffic Impacts:

  • Drivers should use extreme caution and obey directions from Ozark Police officers
  • Delays at the intersection are expected for several hours
  • Drivers urged to avoid the area if possible during the traffic signal switchover 

(Weather and/or construction delays will alter the work schedule) 


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