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Road Work Set to Begin Monday on Portion of US 45 in Metropolis

METROPOLIS – IDOT says starting Monday, weather permitting, there will be pavement reconstruction on US 45 at the intersection of North Ferry Street and East 10th Street in Metropolis. The work will require the intersection to be closed for five days beginning Aug. 9 with a signed detour route in place. The work is expected to last until Aug. 27.

You should slow down, follow the signed detour route, be alert for equipment and workers and use extreme caution while traveling through all work zones.

To avoid any delays, you should seek another route. Emergency vehicles will be allowed through the work zone as quickly as possible.