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Highways 71/18 Intersection Detour to be in Place in Mid to Late May

April 27, 2022 9:21am

A railroad crossing replacement in Spencer will require traffic to be detoured at the U.S. Highways 71 and 18 intersection from May 16th until May 24th.

According to the Iowa Department of Transportation, traffic will be detoured using Clay County roads M-50 and P-19. Motorists are reminded to drive with caution, obey the posted speed limit and other signs in the work area, and be aware that traffic fines for moving violations are at least double in work zones. Drivers should stay alert, allow ample space between vehicles, and wear seat belts.

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