(PALMYRA)—MODOT and its contractor will temporarily close Main Cross in Palmyra at US 24/61 including the median crossover. Work is underway to make access to and from the highway safer. The intersection will be closed for two to three weeks weather permitting.

Work includes drainage…lighting… new asphalt and guard rail to accommodate turn lanes at the intersection.  Traffic will be reduced to one lane in the area with a  construction zone speed limit of 45 miles per hour. Crews will be working between 6 a-m and 6 p-m.