JACKSON COUNTY – Crews will be replacing lights and repairing various signals along portions of northbound and southbound U.S. 71 between The Paseo and the Blue River. This work will cause various lane closures in the area on weekdays between now and Friday, Feb. 3, between the hours of 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. daily. Motorists may experience delays in the area and are advised to plan ahead. All work is weather permitting.
Motorists are reminded to slow down and pay attention while driving in work zones. Not all work zones look alike. Work zones can be moving operations, such as striping, patching or mowing. They can also be short term, temporary lane closures to make quick repairs or remove debris from the roadway.
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