Road closures, Detours to begin on Highway 75 in Plymouth County on Monday

Fri 8-9-2019 Le Mars, IA

(Le Mars)-Pavement resurfacing work within the existing work zone on U.S. 75 in Plymouth County will require nighttime road closures from 7 p.m. until 6 a.m. from Plymouth County Road C-80 to the south city limits of Hinton from Monday, Aug. 12, through Friday, Aug. 16, weather permitting, according to the Iowa Department of Transportation’s District 3 Office.

Northbound U.S. 75 traffic will be detoured on Plymouth County roads C-70, K-42, and C-60 and southbound U.S. 75 traffic will be detoured onto Plymouth County roads C-60, K-22, and C-80.

The Iowa DOT reminds motorists 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. As in all work zones, drivers should stay alert, allow ample space between vehicles, and wear seat belts.

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